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ERIC Number: EJ967750
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009-May
Pages: 17
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 18
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-1553-9318
What Do Paraeducators in Inclusive Classrooms Say about Their Work? Analysis of National Survey Data and Follow-Up Interviews in California
Liston, Andrea G.; Nevin, Ann; Malian, Ida
TEACHING Exceptional Children Plus, v5 n5 Article 1 May 2009
What advice do paraeducators offer regarding the work they do in inclusive classrooms? What barriers and benefits do paraeducators face? In this study, over 200 paraeducators from 38 different states in the USA volunteered to respond to a national survey. Their responses were corroborated in follow-up interviews with 27 different paraeducators at five California school sites in San Diego County. Recommendations for professional development are offered. (Contains 4 tables and 3 footnotes.)
Council for Exceptional Children. 1110 North Glebe Road Suite 300, Arlington, VA 22201. Tel: 888-232-7733; Fax: 703-264-9494; e-mail: cecpubs@cec.sped.org; Web site: http://escholarship.bc.edu/education/tecplus
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: California