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Danforth, Scot

Overview
Works: 18 works in 75 publications in 2 languages and 2,716 library holdings
Genres: History  Case studies 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: LC4019, 371.93
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Most widely held works by Scot Danforth
Vital questions facing disability studies in education by Scot Danforth( )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disability studies in education is a provocative and innovative field of social inquiry that challenges standard ways of thinking about disability in education, practices that serve to exclude disabled people from equal educational opportunity, and policies that support or drive inequality. This book brings together the best disability studies in education scholars to address the pressing questions facing the field. It provides an introduction to the field for the newcomer, a sharp challenge to the status quo in special and general education, and a map to understanding the serious disability issues confronting education today. -- Provided by publisher
Disability & the politics of education : an international reader by Susan L Gabel( )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Engaging troubling students : a constructivist approach by Scot Danforth( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides instructional and student support practices engaging problematic students in the learning process and building strong relationships with them
Cases in behavior management by Scot Danforth( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The incomplete child : an intellectual history of learning disabilities by Scot Danforth( Book )

8 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the passage of Public Law 94-142 in 1975, the learning disability construct gained national legitimacy. Feeding that political achievement, behind the very idea of a learning disability, was the development of a science that blended neurology, psychology, and education. This book tracks the historical creation of the science of learning disabilities, beginning with the clinical research with brain-injured World War I soldiers conducted by German physician Kurt Goldstein. It traces the growth of the two primary research traditions, the psycholinguistic theory of Samuel Kirk and the movement education of Newell Kephart, exploring how specific scientific orientations, theories, and practices led to the birth of the learning disability in the United States
Crucial readings in special education( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Foundations of inclusive education research( )

8 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume focuses on inquiry into inclusive education from the perspective of scholarly influences in the field of practice and research. A group of key international researchers in the field of inclusive education have each contributed a chapter about a piece of scholarship they believe has influenced inquiry in the field, as a whole
Cases in special education by Joseph R Boyle( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whatever the reason of why students fail to transfer effective teaching skills or knowledge, we know that there are better ways to teach. From our experiences, case method teaching represents one of the best ways for college students to apply knowledge and skills ... As you use the cases from this book, [the authors] anticipate that your students' understanding of special education will change ... [They] hope that this book will serve as a tool to engage students during classes and to help them connect knowledge with practice.-Pref
Becoming a great inclusive educator( Book )

9 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers educators the guidance and resources to become great inclusive educators by engaging in a powerful process of personal and professional transformation. Inclusive education continues to grow in popularity and acceptance in the United States. But most teachers - general and special educators - are poorly prepared to be successful in inclusive classrooms and schools. undoubtedly, the challenge to professionals involved the acquisition of new knowledge and skills. But inclusion requires far more. it calls upon educators to trouble everything they think they know about disability, to question their deepest ethical commitments, to take up the work of the Disability Rights Movement in the public schools, and to leap headlong into the deepest waters of the rich craft tradition of inclusive teaching
Engaging troubled students by Scot Danforth( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Becoming a Great Inclusive Educator( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vital Questions Facing Disability Studies in Education Second Edition( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Becoming a great inclusive educator - second edition( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Crucial readings in special education( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In this text, [the editors] have gathered together readings that [they] believe are crucial to the intellectual and practical development of advanced educators working with students who have disabilities.-Pref
Vital questions facing disability studies in education - second edition( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A life history of a child considered emotionally disturbed : critical interpretations from researcher and child by Scot Danforth( )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Life in Inclusive Classrooms [Electronic Resource] : :Storytelling with Disability Studies in Education( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This issue of the Occasional Papers Series aims to draw attention to the use of storytelling as a medium for provoking dialogue about inclusive classrooms and school communities. It offers readers stories of classroom life that provide insights into understanding the complexities that make up the lives of children with disabilities, their families, and teachers
Becoming a Great Inclusive Educator - Second edition by Scot Danforth( )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Becoming a Great Inclusive Educator, Second Edition offers educators the guidance and resources to become great inclusive educators by engaging in a powerful process of personal and professional transformation. Inclusive education continues to grow in popularity and acceptance in the United States. But most teachers - general and special educators - are poorly prepared to be successful in inclusive classrooms and schools. Undoubtedly, the challenge to professionals involves the acquisition of new knowledge and skills. But inclusion requires far more. It calls upon educators to trouble everything they think they know about disability, to question their deepest ethical commitments, to take up the work of the Disability Rights Movement in the public schools, and to leap headlong into the deepest waters of the rich craft tradition of inclusive teaching
 
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Vital questions facing disability studies in education
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Disability & the politics of education : an international readerEngaging troubling students : a constructivist approachCases in behavior managementThe incomplete child : an intellectual history of learning disabilitiesCrucial readings in special educationCases in special educationEngaging troubled students
Languages
English (73)

French (1)