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Whatever Happened to Inclusion?: The Place of Students with Intellectual Disabilities in Education (Disability Studies in Education)

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Description for Whatever Happened to Inclusion?: The Place of Students with Intellectual Disabilities in Education (Disability Studies in Education) Paperback. Reports on the inclusion of students with intellectual disabilities from national and state perspectives, outlining the abject failure of schools to provide basic educational rights to students with significant disabilities in America. This book describes the changes that made in teacher preparation programs, policy, funding, and local schools. Editor(s): Smith, Phil. Series: Disability Studies in Education. Num Pages: 251 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: JHB; JMC; JNF; JNMF; JNSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 153 x 225 x 15. Weight in Grams: 384.
Law, policy, and practice in the United States has long held that students with disabilities - including those with intellectual disabilities - have the right to a free and appropriate public education, in a non-restrictive environment. Yet very few of these students are fully included in general education classrooms. Educational systems use loopholes to segregate students; universities regularly fail to train teachers to include students; and state regulators fail to provide the necessary leadership and funding to implement policies of inclusion. Whatever Happened to Inclusion? reports on the inclusion of students with intellectual disabilities from national and state perspectives, outlining ... Read more

Product Details

Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Series
Disability Studies in Education
Condition
New
Weight
384g
Number of Pages
251
Place of Publication
, United States
ISBN
9781433104343
SKU
V9781433104343
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About
The Editor: Phil Smith teaches special education at Eastern Michigan University, with an emphasis on inclusive education, families with members with disabilities, disability studies, and overrepresentation. His research interests include the representation of research; ways in which people with disabilities experience choice, control, and power in their lives; normal theory; disability and education policy; and cultural understandings of disability. Smith ... Read more

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A state of the union on inclusion, this book issues a report card for the nation's schools. Phil Smith weaves a compelling story told in numbers about the lack of progress made in including all students, particularly those with intellectual disabilities, in the general education classroom. Contributing authors contextualize this larger story by focusing on the state of inclusion in ... Read more

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