More New and Used
from Private Sellers
Only two copies
in stock at this price.
In Stock Usually Ships in 24 Hours.
Starting at $7.98
Questions About This Book?
Why should I rent this book?
Renting is easy, fast, and cheap! Renting from eCampus.com can save you hundreds of dollars compared to the cost of new or used books each semester. At the end of the semester, simply ship the book back to us with a free UPS shipping label! No need to worry about selling it back.
How do rental returns work?
Returning books is as easy as possible. As your rental due date approaches, we will email you several courtesy reminders. When you are ready to return, you can print a free UPS shipping label from our website at any time. Then, just return the book to your UPS driver or any staffed UPS location. You can even use the same box we shipped it in!
What version or edition is this?
This is the 6th edition with a publication date of 12/28/2008.
What is included with this book?
- The Used copy of this book is not guaranteed to inclue any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included.
- The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. You may receive a brand new copy, but typically, only the book itself.
Through real-life stories about children, their families, and their teachers, and through the use of the most recent evidence-based research on special education, this important book provides students with a comprehensive introduction to special education and its relationship to general education. The sixth edition provides this experience within the framework of three guiding themes: Inclusion, Partnerships, and Universal Design for Learning. Long noted for its focus on progress in general education through inclusion, families, and parent-professional partnerships, the new sixth edition ofExceptional Lives: Special Education in Today's Schools, now includes a "Values and Outcomes" end-of-chapter feature that focuses on ideal educational results as well as IEP marginal notes that allow readers to link content to practical lessons.
Table of Contents
|Overview of Todayrsquo;s Special Education||p. 2|
|Who Is Thomas Ellenson?||p. 2|
|Profile of Special Education Students and Personnel in Todayrsquo;s Schools||p. 4|
|Who Are the Students?||p. 5|
|Who Are Special Education Personnel?||p. 7|
|Overview of the Law and Special Education||p. 8|
|Two Types of Discrimination||p. 8|
|Judicial Decisions and Legislation||p. 9|
|Special Education and Studentsrsquo; Eligibility||p. 10|
|Components of Special Education||p. 10|
|IDEA: Six Principles||p. 11|
|Zero Reject||p. 12|
|Nondiscriminatory Evaluation||p. 13|
|Appropriate Education||p. 15|
|Least Restrictive Environment||p. 17|
|Procedural Due Process||p. 18|
|Parent and Student Participation||p. 19|
|Bringing the Six Principles Together||p. 19|
|Federal Funding of IDEA||p. 19|
|NCLB and Other Federal Laws||p. 21|
|No Child Left Behind Act||p. 21|
|Rehabilitation Act||p. 21|
|Tech Act||p. 23|
|Special Education Results|
|Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.|