Special needs students

A school bus got stuck in a sinkhole in the Bronx on Thursday, Aug. 6. (Credit: CBS2)

School Bus With Special Needs Students Gets Trapped In Sinkhole In The Bronx

A school bus transporting special needs children got stuck in a sinkhole in the Bronx late Thursday afternoon.


Service dogs Cali (left) and Cleo (right) work at the Calais School for special needs children in Whippany, New Jersey (Credit: CBS2)

Program Brings Service Dogs To New Jersey Special Needs School

Cali, a Rhodesian Ridgeback, is trained to walk up to students at the Calais School and detect signs of the stress hormone Cortisol, which is secreted when a person gets anxious.


Calvin Lawson, a special needs student at Suffolk County's William Floyd High School, has quite the basketball story to tell. (Photo: CBS2)

Long Island Special Needs Student Has One Incredible Basketball Story To Tell

A special student on Long Island is still feeling like a king. His basketball coach put him in a recent game for the first time and made a lifetime dream come true


School buses (file/credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Exclusive: Bus Route Changes Left Special Needs Students Stranded, Stuck On Buses

Several children were left standing at the curb Monday or had to endure two-hour bus rides because drivers were assigned to new routes that they weren’t familiar with.


School Bus

6 Special Needs Students Injured In Newark School Bus Crash

Six special needs students were hospitalized Monday after a school bus and another vehicle collided in Newark.


This still image from a video appears to show a teacher putting his hands on a 13-year-old special needs student inside a Brentwood, N.Y. school. (Photo: handout)

Mother, Father Claim Teacher Manhandled Their 13-Year-Old Special Needs Son

One year after their son was disciplined inside his Brentwood middle school, a disturbing hallway security videotape surfaced, that, until recently, the family said they never knew existed.


An investigation is underway into why 8-year-old Anthony Suarez, a special needs student, was left on a school bus all alone for five hours on March 11, 2013. (Photo: CBS 2)

Not Again! Another Special Needs Student Left Abandoned On A School Bus

They were hired to protect, but instead were arrested for neglect. A bus driver and matron face charges for allegedly leaving a special education student on a school bus for five hours in the cold.


P.S. 32

Parents Of Autistic Students Miffed Over Plan For NYC Charter School

There was is outrage over what some are calling a squeeze play by the Department of Education. The city wants to put a charter school inside P.S. 32, and it could jeopardize a program for autistic students