ERIC Number: EJ648771
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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A Statewide Analysis of the Eligibility Criteria and Procedures for Determining Learning Disabilities.
Haight, Sherrel Lee; Patriarca, Linda A.; Burns, Matthew K.
Learning Disabilities: A Multidisciplinary Journal, v11 n2 p39-46 Spr 2001
To better understand the eligibility criteria Michigan districts use to identify students with special learning disabilities, written documents from the Regional Educational Service Agencies were analyzed. The majority of districts had written criteria, and all of the districts with criteria included a severe discrepancy formula. Discrepancy scores varied widely. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Michigan