ERIC Number: ED486670
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2005
Reference Count: 247
Managing Special Educational Needs: A Practical Guide for Primary and Secondary Schools
Gibson, Suanne; Blandford, Sonia
The purpose of this book is to provide those involved in the delivery and management of mainstream primary and secondary education with guidance, advice and practical examples on managing special educational needs (SEN). The focus is on the management of special educational needs within mainstream settings. This book is organized into the following chapters: (1) Special Educational Needs; (2) Devolution and Inclusion; (3) The School as a Community; (4) From the Community to the Classroom; (5) Leadership and Management; (6) External Agencies and the School Community; (7) A Policy for Practice; and (8) Professional Development in an Inclusive and Effective School. An index is provided.
Descriptors: Teaching Methods, Educational Policy, Leadership, Disabilities, Case Studies, Inclusive Schools, Professional Development, Educational Change, Special Needs Students, Special Education
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Publication Type: Books
Education Level: Primary Education; Secondary Education
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