ERIC Number: EJ459334
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Special Education and Parental Choice: An Oxymoron in the Making.
McKinney, Joseph R.
Wests's Education Law Quarterly, v2 n1 p46-56 Jan 1993
Explores the legal aspects of choice programs affecting the education of children with disabilities. Concludes that states that have enacted choice programs have not designed the admissions processes nor the funding systems to eliminate discrimination against children with disabilities. (41 footnotes) (MLF)
Descriptors: Disabilities, Educational Change, Elementary Secondary Education, Free Choice Transfer Programs, Individualized Education Programs, Interdistrict Policies, Mainstreaming, Public Schools, School Choice, School Districts, School Law, School Restructuring, Special Education, State Legislation, Student Placement, Student Transportation
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Note: Quarterly compilation of commentaries appearing in "West's Education Law Reporter." Available from West Publishing Co., College Division D4-13/JNT, 610 Opperman Dr., P.O. Box 64526, St Paul, MN 55164-0526.