NotesFAQContact Us
Search Tips
Showing all 2 results Save | Export
Odom, Samuel L.; Wong, Connie – American Educator, 2015
In the last 10 years, the prevalence of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) has increased 200 percent. Principals, special education directors, and superintendents across the country report that their schools are teaching increasing numbers of students with ASD. Educators want to provide a good and effective educational experience, but they may not be…
Descriptors: Federal Legislation, Educational Legislation, Disabilities, Equal Education
Idstein, Pete – American Educator, 1996
Describes how the moving of one chronically disruptive special education student to a more restrictive environment took almost nine months, hundreds of hours of work, and thousands of dollars to achieve all due to the current inefficiencies of the system. The article includes a brief discussion of the reauthorization of the Individuals with…
Descriptors: Discipline Problems, Due Process, Educational Environment, Elementary Education