"Black" is a descriptive term meant to describe the condition of the so-called black man: dirty, sullen, evil. "White" then must mean the opposite and indeed it does but since there is no truly black or white person on the planet, it seems we've been duped into accepting terms meant to uplift one group at the expense of the other. Bamboozled, hoodwinked, led astray, led a muck . . .
Kids in Baltimore, MD use "yo" as a gender-neutral pronoun. Click through to read the NPR article. Their intention does not seem to be to correct sexist language, but that is the end result nonetheless.
The Child Find Mandate: What it means to you - The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act includes the Child Find mandate. Child Find requires all school districts TO identify, locate and evaluate all children with disabilities, regardless of the severity of their disabilities. This obligation to identify all children who may need special education services exists even if the school is not providing special education services to the child.