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ERIC Number: ED529891
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Mar
Pages: 10
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 10
Highly Mobile Children and Youth with Disabilities: Policies and Practices in Five States. inForum
Pierce, Luzanne; Ahearn, Eileen
Project Forum
This document's primary focus is on a subset of the population of mobile children--infants, preschoolers, children and youth with disabilities and their families who are highly mobile. First, a background section provides information about policies and practices developed for mobile children at the federal level under the McKinney-Vento Program. The second section is an analysis of interviews with five state directors of special education and their corresponding McKinney-Vento program coordinators regarding how states are addressing the needs of mobile children with disabilities. (Contains 4 footnotes.)
Project Forum. Available from: National Association of State Directors of Special Education. 1800 Diagonal Road Suite 320, Alexandria, VA 22314. Tel: 703-519-3800; Fax: 703-519-3808; Web site:
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: Office of Special Education Programs (ED/OSERS)
Authoring Institution: National Association of State Directors of Special Education (NASDSE), Project Forum
Identifiers - Location: Florida; Louisiana; Maine; Oregon; Virginia
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Stewart B McKinney Homeless Assistance Act 1987