Encyclopedia of Special Education

Offers a thoroughly revised, comprehensive A to Z compilation of authoritative information on the education of those with special needs.

Author: Emeritus Professor of Educational Psychology Cecil R Reynolds, PhD

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0471677981

Category: Education

Page: 2168

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Offers a thoroughly revised, comprehensive A to Z compilation of authoritative information on the education of those with special needs.

Concise Encyclopedia of Special Education

What's new in this edition Comprehensive coverage of new legislation such as Individuals with Disabilities Act (IDEA) and the Americans with Disabilities Act Cultural competence in Special Education, including new material on ...

Author: Cecil R. Reynolds

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0471232181

Category: Education

Page: 1080

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The Concise Encyclopedia of Special Education, Second Edition is a comprehensive resource for those working in the fields of special education research and practice. Featuring reviews of assessment instruments and teaching approaches, legal issues, overviews of specific learning disabilities, dozens of biographies, and more, this complete desk reference is an indispensable guide for professionals, academics, and students alike. Named an American Library Association Top 25 Reference of the Year in its First Edition, The Concise Encyclopedia serves as an important reference for the education of handicapped and other exceptional children. Written and edited by highly regarded and respected experts in the fields of special education and psychology, this authoritative resource guide provides a reference base for educators as well as professionals in the areas of psychology, neuropsychology, medicine, health care, social work and law. Additionally, this acclaimed reference work is essential for administrators, psychologists, diagnosticians, and school counselors, as well as parents of the handicapped themselves. What's new in this edition Comprehensive coverage of new legislation such as Individuals with Disabilities Act (IDEA) and the Americans with Disabilities Act Cultural competence in Special Education, including new material on culturally/linguistically diverse students Many new entries including notable biographies, new service delivery systems, special education laws, new assessment instruments, cross-cultural issues, neuropsychology, and use of the Internet in research and service delivery. Some of the topics covered Academic assessment Achievement tests Addictions Bilingual education Child and adolescent behavior management Counseling with individuals and families with disabilities Early childhood education Gifted education Intelligence tests Mathematics disabilities Psychoeducational methods Rehabilitation Socioeconomic status Special education parent and student rights Traumatic brain injury

Encyclopedia of Special Education

The Third Edition of the highly acclaimed Encyclopedia of Special Education has been thoroughly updated to include the latest information about new legislation and guidelines.

Author: Cecil R. Reynolds

Publisher: Wiley

ISBN: 9780471678021

Category: Education

Page: 2016

View: 149

The Third Edition of the highly acclaimed Encyclopedia of Special Education has been thoroughly updated to include the latest information about new legislation and guidelines. In addition, this comprehensive resource features school psychology, neuropsychology, reviews of new tests and curricula that have been developed since publication of the second edition in 1999, and new biographies of important figures in special education. Unique in focus, the Encyclopedia of Special Education, Third Edition addresses issues of importance ranging from theory to practice and is a critical reference for researchers as well as those working in the special education field.

Encyclopedia of Special Education

The Third Edition of the highly acclaimed Encyclopedia of Special Education has been thoroughly updated to include the latest information about new legislation and guidelines.

Author: Cecil R. Reynolds

Publisher: Wiley

ISBN: 9780471677994

Category: Education

Page: 736

View: 402

The Third Edition of the highly acclaimed Encyclopedia of Special Education has been thoroughly updated to include the latest information about new legislation and guidelines. In addition, this comprehensive resource features new biographies of important figures in special education, school psychology, and neuropsychology and reviews of new tests and curricula that have been developed since publication of the second edition in 1999. Unique in focus, the Encyclopedia of Special Education, Third Edition addresses issues of importance ranging from theory to practice and is a critical reference for researchers as well as those working in the special education field.

Encyclopedia of Special Education

This new edition of the American Library Association Top 25 References of the Year (1987) Award includes alphabetized entries covering the full gamut of special education research and practice.

Author: Cecil R. Reynolds

Publisher: Wiley

ISBN: 9780471253099

Category: Education

Page: 2016

View: 366

This new edition of the American Library Association Top 25 References of the Year (1987) Award includes alphabetized entries covering the full gamut of special education research and practice. Entries include biographies, reviews of assessment instruments and teaching approaches, cross-cultural issues, legal issues, overviews of specific learning disabilities, and much more

Encyclopedia of Bilingualism and Bilingual Education

Are language minority children often wrongly assessed and categorized as having a ' disability and , as such , incorrectly placed in special education ? tional and personal information needs to be collected to make a valid and reliable ...

Author: Colin Baker

Publisher: Multilingual Matters

ISBN: 9781853593628

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 758

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This encyclopedia is divided into three sections: individual bilingualism; bilingualism in society and bilingual education. It includes many pictures, graphs, maps and diagrams. The book concludes with a comprehensive bibliography on bilingualism.

Encyclopedia of Special Education Volume 3

Only encyclopedia or comprehensive reference devoted to special education Edited and written by leading researchers and scholars in the field New edition includes over 200 more entries than previous edition, with increased attention given ...

Author: Cecil R. Reynolds

Publisher: Wiley

ISBN: 9780470949405

Category: Education

Page: 768

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The only comprehensive reference devoted to special education The highly acclaimed Encyclopedia of Special Education addresses issues of importance ranging from theory to practice and is a critical reference for researchers as well as those working in the special education field. This completely updated and comprehensive A-Z reference includes about 200 new entries, with increased attention given to those topics that have grown in importance since the publication of the third edition, such as technology, service delivery policies, international issues, neuropsychology, and RTI. The latest editions of assessment instruments frequently administered in special education settings are discussed. Only encyclopedia or comprehensive reference devoted to special education Edited and written by leading researchers and scholars in the field New edition includes over 200 more entries than previous edition, with increased attention given to those topics that have grown in importance since the publication of the third edition—such as technology, service delivery policies, international issues, neuropsychology, and Response to Intervention, Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS), Autism and Applied Behavior Analysis Entries will be updated to cover the latest editions of the assessment instruments frequently administered in special education settings Includes an international list of authors and descriptions of special education in 35 countries Includes technology and legal updates to reflect a rapidly changing environment Comprehensive and thoroughly up to date, this is the essential, A-Z compilation of authoritative information on the education of those with special needs.

Handbook of Special Education

European Journal of Special Needs Education, 21, 117–133. doi:10.1080/08856250600600729 Kivirauma, J., & Ruoho, K. (2007). ... Encyclopedia of special education: A reference for the education of children, adolescents, and adults with ...

Author: James M. Kauffman

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1315517671

Category: Education

Page: 942

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The purpose of the Handbook of Special Education is to help profile and bring greater clarity to the already sprawling and continuously expanding field of special education. To ensure consistency across the volume, chapter authors review and integrate existing research, identify strengths and weaknesses, note gaps in the literature, and discuss implications for practice and future research. The second edition has been fully updated throughout to take into account recent changes to federal laws as well as the most current academic research, and an entirely new section has been added on research methods in special education.

Comparing Special Education

Exceptional Children 54 (1988): 316–323. Resnick, Judith. “Managerial Judges.” Harvard Law Review 96 (1982): 374–448. Reynolds, Cecil R., and Elaine Fletcher-Janzen, eds. Encyclopedia of Special Education. New York: Wiley, 2007.

Author: John Richardson

Publisher: Stanford University Press

ISBN: 080476073X

Category: Education

Page: 346

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Comparing Special Education unites in-depth comparative and historical studies with analyses of global trends to uncover similarities and differences found in special education systems around the world.

The Wiley Handbook of Diversity in Special Education

Mpofu, E., Oakland, T., & Chimedza, R. (2007). Africa, east and southern, special education. In C. R. Reynolds & E. Fletcher‐Janzen (Eds.), The encyclopedia of special education (Vol. 1, 3rd ed., pp. 70– 77). New York, NY: Wiley.

Author: Marie Tejero Hughes

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118768825

Category: Education

Page: 560

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The Wiley Handbook of Diversity in Special Education is a state-of-the-art reference showcasing cutting-edge special education research with a focus on children and youth with disabilities from diverse cultural, ethnic, linguistic, and economic backgrounds. Cutting-edge special education research focusing on children and youth with disabilities from diverse cultural, ethnic, linguistic, and economic backgrounds An authoritative contribution to the field, this work charts a new path to effective interventions and sets an agenda for future research Addresses disabilities from an international perspective