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exceptional children
Designation for students who have different educational needs than the average child. Many children in exceptional children's (EC) programs have physical, mental, or social disabilities, but in North Carolina academically gifted children are also classified as EC.

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Man and children standing in the field with their horse
Man and children standing in the field with their horse
This black and white photograph from the 1910s shows a man and three children standing in a field with their horse which is hitched to a hand plow. The man's hands rest on the handles of the plow. One of the children is peeking out from a field of corn in...
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Homeless Children in London
Homeless Children in London
Three children from eastern London, two girls and a boy, sit on the rubble of their home which was destroyed during the German bombing campaign called the Blitz.
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Tibetan children
Tibetan children
Two children at a Tibetan refugee camp in Pokhara, Nepal. They are wearing amulets around their necks. Many of the younger Tibetans are born outside Tibet in refugee camps in different parts of the world, including the ones in Nepal. Amulets are worn by children...
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Must children die and mothers plead in vain? Buy more Liberty Bonds
Must children die and mothers plead in vain? Buy more Liberty Bonds
Poster showing a mother clutching children as she reaches out for help.
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Mrs. W.H. Bryant, Wilkes County, N.C.
Mrs. W.H. Bryant, Wilkes County, N.C.
Mrs. W.H. Bryant and seven children are pictured in the bedroom in their home. One of the children holds a baby in her lap.
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Lines of children in uniforms walk out of school ground in Danang
Lines of children in uniforms walk out of school ground in Danang
This elevated view shows lines of children in uniforms walking out of a school ground in Danang. Children are filing out of the large school building in the back and past a cement wall in the front. They all wear dark pants, white shirts, and cloth hats. Women...
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Strike in Lawrence, Massachusetts, with children posed on sidewalk
Strike in Lawrence, Massachusetts, with children posed on sidewalk
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Balinese children stand at edge of walled compound
Balinese children stand at edge of walled compound
Five Balinese children--two barely visible--stand peering out from the edge of a walled compound. The wall's corner post is seen at right and lush greenery frames the children at left. The girl at the left carries a baby in a sling on her back. The infant...
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Buffaloes at the water collection tank
Buffaloes at the water collection tank
Buffalo wallow in a hillside tank while three young children look after them. Water is a very precious resource in the mountains and people harvest it by building collection tanks such as this one. These tanks are often community-owned and villagers contribute...
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Balinese school children play soccer before classes
Balinese school children play soccer before classes
Nine Balinese school children in yellow T-shirts and green shorts play soccer before classes. Indonesian children begin school early, by 7 am. Exercise classes are scheduled near dawn before the tropical sunlight becomes too intense.
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Children in a parade in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Children in a parade in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Several children march in a parade. It is unclear whether the parade is religious or cultural. Three children are carrying staffs with red ribbons. Puerto Vallarta is a port town on Mexico’s west coast. It is a popular port of call for cruise ships and has...
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Group of children and two adults standing outside, holding hands in a circle
Group of children and two adults standing outside, holding hands in a circle
In this black and white photograph from the 1920s, a group of young children and two women have formed a circle and are holding hands. The area where they are playing is barren: the ground is simply dirt. In the background is a parked car and a white house...
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Nepalese school
Nepalese school
The whitewashed building of a primary school in Kaalopaani en route from Ghasa to Tukche, Nepal. Formal Nepalese schools are often built with the help of foreign aid. An ever-increasing number of children go to school, although there are still many who cannot...
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Line of children hold flags and wreaths at Independence Day, August 17, 1986
Line of children hold flags and wreaths at Independence Day, August 17, 1986
A line of Balinese school children hold red and white Indonesian flags and flower wreaths at a ceremony on Independence Day, August 17, 1986. The red and white flower wreaths are shaped as circles and hearts. A large crowd of spectators stand watching the...
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Three children play with a Shetland pony
Three children play with a Shetland pony
Three Ecuadorian Indian children play with a Shetland pony while smiling at the camera. Ecuador's wide diversity in ecosystems means the country is home to an equally wide array of diversity in plants and animals. In fact, Ecuador can boast of more unique...
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4-H club children examine plants
4-H club children examine plants
In this black and white photograph, a black boy wearing thick-rimmed glasses is sitting at a school desk and examining a plant. The rootball is exposed and he is pulling out a few strands of the root system. Surrounding him and looking on are six other children,...
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Colonial woman and children
Colonial woman and children
At a reenactment of the American Revolution at Minuteman National Park in Lexington/Concord, Massachusetts, a woman and two children walk hand-in-hand in colonial dress.
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Balinese school children stand together in their red and white uniforms
Balinese school children stand together in their red and white uniforms
Balinese school children stand together in a dense crowd wearing their red and white uniforms. Throughout Indonesia, elementary students are required to wear white shirts and red shorts or skirts. A red, or red and white, baseball cap completes the outfit.
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Hanoi girl tends a toddler sitting in the front basket of a motorcycle
Hanoi girl tends a toddler sitting in the front basket of a motorcycle
A pre-adolescent girl tends a toddler who sits perched in the front basket of a motorcycle parked outside a storefront in Hanoi. The children are both wearing sleeveless pink pajamas. Older sisters and brothers in Asia generally are expected to be responsible...
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Children particpating in health contest
Children particpating in health contest
This black and white photograph shows 16 young children ranging in age from 1 year to appoximately 6 years of age. They are sitting with their teacher on brick steps at the entrance to a brick building in Pamlico County, North Carolina. One child is standing...
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