ERIC Number: EJ637160
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Perceptions of Latino Parents Regarding Cultural and Linguistic Issues and Advocacy for Children with Disabilities.
Lian, Ming-Gon John; Fontanez-Phelan, Sandra Maria
Journal of the Association for Persons with Severe Handicaps (JASH), v26 n3 p189-94 Fall 2001
A study of 100 Latino parents whose children participated in school programs for limited English proficient students with disabilities found they believed educators should increase their understanding of Latino culture. They recognized the importance of school personnel getting to know their children, but reported infrequent home-school contact or interaction. (Contains references.) (CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Note: Special Series: Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Learners: Issues and Practices.