Label: noun. A classifying phrase or name applied to a person or thing, especially one that is inaccurate or restrictive. Teachers, administrators, IEP Directors, and Directors of Special Education in our schools use a label on a daily basis that insults their students, and your kids.
I don’t think they mean it to be insulting (or a label), but it is. That term is “sped kid,” a term used to describe a student who is in the special education classroom environment.
To be fair, not all teachers, administrators, IEP Directors, and Directors of Special Education use that term. But many will let it roll off the tongue like, “and,” “the,” or, “or.” You may not think that sped kid is a label, but I ask you to stay with me on this for a moment andRead more on themighty.com