It is critical for children with disabilities to get the special education services they need. Unfortunately, there are various things that can create challenges on this front. One is teacher shortages. A school not being able to get as many teachers as it needs, especially special education teachers, could potentially cut down on the support and opportunities special needs students have access to.
Many individuals here in the U.S. struggle with mental illness. Children are no exception to this; it is estimated that signs or symptoms of a mental health condition may be present in as many as one in five of the nation’s children.