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ERIC Number: EJ555519
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-4669
Predicting Quality of Life of Youth after They Leave Special Education High School Programs.
Heal, Laird W.; Khoju, Madhab; Rusch, Frank R.
Journal of Special Education, v31 n3 p279-99 Fall 1997
A study of 713 former special education students investigated the background characteristics associated with an elevated quality of life after leaving high school. Esteem, independence, and support were correlated with geo-economic, family, personal, and school program characteristics. Competency was found to be a primary quality-of-life factor. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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