Education Reference Guide: Special Education Practices, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1429835443
  • ISBN-13: 9781429835442
  • DDC: 371.9
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 124 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released August 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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The Education Reference Guide series is designed to provide a solid foundation for the research of various educational topics. This volume allows readers to make sense of the various special education practices widely available in school systems. The essays will examine the evaluation process for students with disabilities, explore the specialized services that students can take advantage of, and review the educational placement options that are available for exceptional students.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Learners who are Exceptional.
2: Assessment for Exceptional Learners.
3: Multidisciplinary Evaluation.
4: The Deficit Model.
5: Response to Intervention (RTI).
6: Individualized Education Plans.
7: Service Coordination.
8: Transition Planning.
9: Communication-Based Intervention.
10: Graphic Organizers.
11: Instructional Design for Special Education.
12: Homebound Education.
13: Residential Care Education.
14: The Resource Room in Special Education.
15: Normalization.
16: Sheltered Workshops.
17: Inclusive Education.
18: Mainstreaming in the Public Schools.