ERIC Number: EJ662671
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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The Misdiagnosis of Special Education Costs.
Berman, Sheldon H.; Urion, David K.
School Administrator, v60 n3 p6-10 Mar 2003
Massachusetts study finds that increases in district's special-education costs are not due to district policies and practices, but to three external factors: medical advances that have increased the survivability of children born with disabilities, the deinstitutionalization of special-needs children, and the higher percentage of children living in poverty. (PKP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Massachusetts