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Education is special for everyone : how schools can best serve all students

Author: Janet D Mulvey; Bruce S Cooper; Kathryn F Accurso; Karen Gagliardi
Publisher: Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2014]
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This book researches and reports on issues of current practice: e.g., teacher preparation, placement of students with special needs, implications for the average and above in the classroom and the financial costs driving placement decisions in the education system. We examine the lowering of standards so all can pass tests, report on loss of engagement of students by middle school, and mourn the squandering of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Mulvey, Janet D.
Education is special for everyone.
(DLC) 2014010633
(OCoLC)870098063
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Janet D Mulvey; Bruce S Cooper; Kathryn F Accurso; Karen Gagliardi
ISBN: 9781475807653 1475807651
OCLC Number: 900167729
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 167 pages .)
Contents: Introduction; Chapter One: History of U.S. Special Education; Chapter Two: What about Me?; Chapter Three: The Principal's Role in Supporting All Students; Chapter Four: Where Do We Begin?; Chapter Five: Teacher Preparation; Chapter Six: Level of Instruction in Each Setting; Chapter Seven: Differentiation: Does It Really Work?; Chapter Eight: Outcomes for Mainstreamed, Full-inclusion, and Separate Classrooms; Chapter Nine: Effects of Standardized Testing; Chapter Ten: Urban Problems and Solutions: Funding For All; Chapter Eleven: Recommendations from the Authors; Index.
Responsibility: Janet D. Mulvey, Bruce S. Cooper, Kathryn F. Accurso, and Karen Gagliardi.

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This book researches and reports on issues of current practice: e.g., teacher preparation, placement of students with special needs, implications for the average and above in the classroom and the financial costs driving placement decisions in the education system. We examine the lowering of standards so all can pass tests, report on loss of engagement of students by middle school, and mourn the squandering of creativity to appease a mandate.

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