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2012 in Review: The Special-Needs Stories That Caught Our Attention


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November 2012 in Review

In November, turkey stuffing and Thanksgiving family dynamics were on our minds. Also of interest were the ways in which your child's behavior is like a TV detective show. Look back at the posts, articles, and comments you found and made on this site in November.

Top 10 Blog Posts of the Month
These posts were the most-read of the month. The year the post was written is indicated in parentheses.

  1. Smart Wives, Misled Mothers, and More of Your Comments (2007)
  2. Does Mady Gosselin Need Discipline, or a Diagnosis? (2009)
  3. The Middle Actor Has Osteogenesis Imperfecta (2010)
  4. Setting Up an iTunes Account Without a Credit Card (2008)
  5. Papoose Boards Make Child Restraint … Easy? Inhumane? (2007)
  6. Gluten-Free Turkey Stuffing (2005)
  7. Weekday Reflection: Labels (2009)
  8. Autistic Kids, Violent Adults (2009)
  9. Posting Your Child's Medical History (2005)
  10. Yes, You Really Have to Go to PTA Meetings (2012)

Top 10 New Blog Posts
Of all posts written in November, these were the most popular. The date posted is indicated in parentheses.

  1. From My Inbox: Webinars and Chances to Win (November 5)
  2. From My Inbox: Autism Education and Outrage (November 19)
  3. "Within Every Special Challenge There Lies a Unique Gift" (November 9)
  4. Printable Coupons Make Good Rewards (or Bribes) (November 7)
  5. It's Recess Time: Do You Know What Your Child Is Doing? (November 14)
  6. Get Your November 2012 Calendar Today (November 1)
  7. Looking Ahead to Not Looking Forward to Thanksgiving (November 6)
  8. Car Mazes, Compliments, and More Fun Things to Do (November 3)
  9. Would You Change Your Child If You Could? (November 27)
  10. Candy-Wrapper Art and More Fun Things to Do (November 10)

Top 10 Articles of the Month
These articles were the most-viewed of November 2012.

  1. What Is ADD?
  2. 504 FAQ
  3. What Are Special Needs?
  4. Sample 504 Plans
  5. Write Your Own Behavior Plan
  6. 101 Things to Do When There's Nothing to Do
  7. Set Up an E-mail Account for Your Child That You Can Monitor
  8. IEP FAQ
  9. Gluten-Free Turkey Stuffing
  10. Set Up a Free iTunes Account Without Credit Card, Gift Card or Allowance

Top 5 New Articles
Of the articles written in November 2012, these were the most-viewed.

  1. Family Member Apology Template for Cruel and Clueless Conversation
  2. Site of the Day: November 2012
  3. Ten Ways Your Child's Behavior Is Like a TV Detective Show
  4. Special Education in Mississippi
  5. Tie: Early-Intervention Services in Mississippi and Special Education in Nebraska

Most Commented-On Posts
These are the posts that got the most reaction from you in November. The year the post was written is indicated in parentheses.

  1. Yes, You Really Have to Go to PTA Meetings (2012)
  2. Could You Be a PBS Kids TV Star? (2006)
  3. From My Inbox: Autism Education and Outrage (2012)
  4. Good News and Bad News About Transplants for Kids With Special Needs (2012)
  5. College Scholarships for Students With Special Needs (2007)

All New Articles and Posts
These weekly round-ups list everything new in November. Click through to see what was going on that week on About.com Parenting Children With Special Needs.

All of Your Comments
Find a list of all posts that received comments in November in these weekly comment round-ups:

More Special-Needs News
Find posts from around the Web that were featured in Today's News and Views on the topic pages.

  1. About.com
  2. Parenting
  3. Children With Special Needs
  4. Respite
  5. Article Index
  6. Fun and Games
  7. November 2012 in Review: The Special-Needs Stories That Caught Our Attention

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