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Y.A.L.E. School Philadelphia director Lauren Bell was interviewed by a reporter from NewsWorks here in Philadelphia.
From the article:
“We’re looking for students who just ‘don’t fit in’ in their regular schools,” Y.A.L.E’s Philadelphia director Lauren Bell said. “Usually it’s kids on the autism spectrum, but since that’s such a wide umbrella these days, these are students who are not finding success in a regular classroom — their behaviors might be too intense for regular school districts, they don’t have socialization skills and there’s nothing that they’re finding that’s working for them.”
Read the entire article here: http://www.newsworks.org/index.php/local/nw-philadelphia/88805-manayunk-school-looks-to-help-students-who-dont-fit-in