A Parent's Guide to Special Education
Insider Advice on How to Navigate the System and Help your Child SucceedBook - 2005
The term 'special education' encompasses dozens of learning challenges: developmental delay, learning and physical disabilities, emotional disturbance, retardation, language impairment, autism, and others. By nature of this diversity, navigating even well-run, well-funded special education programs can be daunting. A Parent's Guide to Special Education offers guidance to parents and their children - as well as to teachers, counselors, and administrators - on issues including: * diagnosis and awareness * special education laws * eligibility issues and requirements * programs * parenting issues * communication between parents and schools * and much more A Parent's Guide to Special Education offers invaluable information and a positive vision of special education that will help them through a potentially overwhelming process. Filledwith practical recommendations, sample forms, and enlightening examples, this is a priceless resource for helping every child learn." "
Publisher: New York : 2005
Branch Call Number: ANF 371.9 WILMS
Characteristics: 262 p. : 26 cm
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