ERIC Number: EJ608082
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Valued Member or Tolerated Participant: Parents' Experiences in Inclusive Early Childhood Settings.
Soodak, Leslie C.; Erwin, Elizabeth J.
Journal of the Association for Persons with Severe Handicaps, v25 n1 p29-41 Spr 2000
Interviews with 10 parents of children with severe disabilities in early childhood inclusive settings identified factors that influence parent participation in their child's education including the school's beliefs about inclusion, receptivity to parents, and willingness to change. Parent-professional partnerships were facilitated by trust, shared philosophies about children and schooling, and open communication. (Contains references.) (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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