ERIC Number: EJ341316
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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Growing Out of Adolescence: Reflections on Change in Special Education for the Behaviorally Disordered.
Kauffman, James M.
Behavioral Disorders, v11 n4 p290-96 Aug 1986
Special education for the behaviorally disordered is described as being at an adolescent stage of development. The current state of the profession is compared with such characteristics of adolescence as overestimation of abilities and importance, underestimation of needs, lack of tolerance for ambiguity, and uncertain identity. (Author/JW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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