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Administering special education : in pursuit of dignity and autonomy

Author: Kern Alexander; Richard C Hunter, (Professor of educational administration)
Publisher: Amsterdam ; Boston : Elsevier JAI, 2004.
Series: Advances in educational administration, v. 7.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The administration of public schools encompasses myriad generic issues having to do with curriculum content, instructional methodology, human resource and financial management, and of course, the guidance and counseling of students. Woven into this tapestry is the obligation to individualize educational programs to accommodate the needs of a wide and diverse student population. The needs of children may be  Read more...
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Administering special education.
Amsterdam ; Oxford : Elsevier JAI, 2004
(OCoLC)56647181
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kern Alexander; Richard C Hunter, (Professor of educational administration)
ISBN: 008045674X 9780080456744 9781849502986 1849502986
OCLC Number: 172988980
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 248 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Rights compromised: special education, costs and residual funding / Kern Alexander, Richard C. Hunter --
Equal protection, disabilities, and other forms of discrimination / K.G. Jan Pillai --
Disproportionality of African Americans in special education programs: a form of resegregation / Warren J. Blumenfeld --
Youth with disabilities in transition: strategies for positive change / Karen Rabren --
Rethinking the assessment of maladaptive behavior / Richard England --
Risk screening strategies for protecting the well-being of the child / Verle Headings --
Inclusion of children with disabilities in general education classrooms / Wendy A. Harriott --
International attitudes toward children with disabilities: identifying risk factors for maltreatment / Andrea L. Rotzien --
A meta-analysis of comparative studies of depressive symptoms in mothers of children with and without disabilities / George H.S. Singer --
Teacher-observed behaviors of post-traumatic stress symptoms of students in general, gifted, and special education / Bettie Posey Bullard, Donna Power Rogers --
Preparing inclusive special educators: policy implications for partnerships among public schools, colleges, and universities / Moira A. Fallon.
Series Title: Advances in educational administration, v. 7.
Responsibility: edited by Kern Alexander, Richard C. Hunter.

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