ERIC Number: EJ637157
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Quality of Partnerships in Service Provision for Korean American Parents of Children with Disabilities: A Qualitative Inquiry.
Park, Jiyeon; Turnbull, Ann P.; Park, Hyun-Sook
Journal of the Association for Persons with Severe Handicaps (JASH), v26 n3 p158-70 Fall 2001
A study of 10 Korean American parents of children with disabilities found limited English proficiency was the biggest barrier in forming partnerships with professionals, four cited feelings of racial discrimination, five parents felt a lack of connections, and most appreciated teachers who encouraged children's potential and did not emphasize limitations. (Contains references.) (CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Note: Special Series: Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Learners: Issues and Practices.