ERIC Number: EJ468848
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Toward Defining Programs and Services for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Learners in Special Education.
Garcia, Shernaz B.; Malkin, Diana H.
Teaching Exceptional Children, v26 n1 p52-58 Fall 1993
Intended to help special educators with culturally and linguistically diverse learners, this article discusses the importance of addressing students' language characteristics, developing a language use plan, recognizing the important influence of cultural factors on childrearing practices and communication styles, selecting appropriate instructional strategies, creating supporting learning environments, and implementing multicultural special education. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A