Navigator: October 3, 2019

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Happy almost Friday! In today's roundup, we're being more inclusive and INCLUDE-ing resources for professionals—enjoy!

NEWS & PERSPECTIVES

New guidelines stand by medication for ADHD, but some say therapy should come first 
npr

NYCDOE hires its first student voice manager  
The 74

Why accessibility is the future of tech
Medium

Why the focus of autism research is shifting away from finding a cure 
nbc

Opinion: I spent years accepting mistreatment because of my disability 
Teen Vogue

RESOURCES

What to do before and during parent teacher conferences 
INCLUDEnyc

2019-20 NYC public school guidebook 
New York City Department of Education

NYC middle school and high school applications are now open
NYCDOE 

PROFESSIONAL RESOURCES

Tips on interacting with people with disabilities
United Spinal Association

Strategies to handle difficult behavior in children
ThoughtCo.

How do we define disability?
Michigan Disability Rights Coalition