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Somma, Monique; Marini, Zopito – Exceptionality Education International, 2020
Young people with emotional and behavioural disorders (EBD) comprise a unique group of students involved in school bullying. The present case study examined the bullying experiences of a group of students, aged 10-14 years, identified as having EBD. A total of ten students participated in self-report questionnaires and interview-style journaling.…
Descriptors: Bullying, Victims, Behavior Disorders, Emotional Disturbances
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Armstrong, Alayne; Gutica, Mirela – Exceptionality Education International, 2020
Drawn from an investigation of the emergent technological practices of post-secondary students with mathematics learning disabilities, this case study employs an enactivist framework in considering the bootstrapping processes our participants report engaging in when using personal electronic devices for academic support. Video-recorded,…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, College Students, Learning Disabilities, Mathematics Skills
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Geist, Lori; Erickson, Karen; Greer, Claire; Hatch, Penelope – Exceptionality Education International, 2020
Many students with significant disabilities have complex communication needs and are not yet able to express themselves using speech, sign language, or other symbolic forms. These students rely on non-symbolic forms of communication like facial expressions, body movements, and vocalizations. They benefit from responsive partners who interpret and…
Descriptors: Students with Disabilities, Severe Disabilities, Nonverbal Communication, Teacher Student Relationship
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Narkun, Zuzanna; Smogorzewska, Joanna – Exceptionality Education International, 2019
The main aim of the study was to adapt into Polish the Teacher Efficacy for Inclusive Practice (TEIP) Scale, originally prepared by Sharma, Loreman, and Forlin (2011). A total of 291 Polish teachers participated in the study. We conducted a factor analysis and reliability analysis and obtained satisfactory results similar to those of the authors…
Descriptors: Self Efficacy, Teacher Attitudes, Inclusion, Attitudes toward Disabilities
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Maich, Kimberly; Davies, Adam W. J.; Penney, Sharon C.; Butler, Emily; Young, Gabrielle D.; Philpott, David – Exceptionality Education International, 2019
High quality early intervention is a crucial component of supportive and inclusive early childhood education and care (ECEC) and crucial for children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). For children with ASD, there is limited access to ECEC services and there is little research or writing on the importance of bridging even conversations between…
Descriptors: Early Intervention, Autism, Pervasive Developmental Disorders, Early Childhood Education
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van Rhijn, Tricia; Maich, Kimberly; Lero, Donna S.; Irwin, Sharon Hope – Exceptionality Education International, 2019
Recent advances in policy development and professional practice in the field of early learning and child care have led to the expectation that it is appropriate and advantageous to include children with disabilities and extra support needs in early child care and learning programs. Yet, to date, evidence-based research on the effects of…
Descriptors: Early Childhood Education, Child Care, Students with Disabilities, Student Needs
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Underwood, Kathryn; Frankel, Elaine; Parekh, Gillian; Janus, Magdalena – Exceptionality Education International, 2019
This study examines transitions to school from the standpoint of the work of families. We identify systemic differences constructed through state responses to childhood disability. Based on data from a longitudinal institutional ethnography conducted in Ontario, Canada, these differences illuminate the ways in which ability and disability are…
Descriptors: Early Childhood Education, Labeling (of Persons), Student Needs, Students with Disabilities
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Young, Gabrielle D.; Philpott, David; Butler, Emily; Maich, Kimberly; Penney, Sharon C. – Exceptionality Education International, 2019
This article examines the research literature to determine whether the provision of quality early childhood education (ECE) lowers the risk of a child developing special education needs (SEN) and mediates the intensity of support for children with an identified exceptionality. Schools play a crucial role in reducing developmental gaps assessed at…
Descriptors: Educational Quality, Early Childhood Education, Special Education, Student Placement
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Penney, Sharon C.; Young, Gabrielle D.; Butler, Emily; Maich, Kimberly; Philpott, David – Exceptionality Education International, 2019
This article explores trends and statistics specific to the mental health status of children from both the Canadian and the global contexts to inform a conversation on the environmental conditions and experiences that impact the mental health of young children. The research described here focused on the intersection between mental health and early…
Descriptors: Mental Health, Well Being, Preschool Teachers, Teacher Student Relationship
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Pelletier, Janette; Fesseha, Ellen – Exceptionality Education International, 2019
Two-year, play-based, full-day kindergarten (FDK) has been shown to have long-term academic and self-regulation benefits for young children. This article addresses the question of whether FDK has particular benefits for children who may be at risk for placement in special education. Participants included 592 kindergarten children in their second…
Descriptors: Kindergarten, School Schedules, Program Effectiveness, At Risk Students
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Melhuish, Edward; Barnes, Jacqueline; Gardiner, Julian; Siraj, Iram; Sammons, Pamela; Sylva, Kathy; Taggart, Brenda – Exceptionality Education International, 2019
Specialized preschool programs can enhance the development of vulnerable young children at risk of special educational needs (SEN). Less is known about the potential of early childhood education and care (ECEC) provided for the general population. This study includes 2,857 children attending 141 ECEC centres in England and 310 with no ECEC. ECEC…
Descriptors: Preschool Education, Early Childhood Education, Child Care, Program Effectiveness
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McLean, Christine – Exceptionality Education International, 2019
In this study, parents were asked for their thoughts on the documentation provided to them by early childhood educators (ECEs), which focused on their young children's learning experiences in early learning settings. Forty-five parents completed questionnaires focusing on their understandings and experiences with documentation. Seven parents were…
Descriptors: Parent Attitudes, Early Childhood Education, Teaching Methods, Preschool Teachers
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Cadieux, Courtney; Crooks, Claire; King, Colin – Exceptionality Education International, 2019
Mental health challenges are common among children, and can interfere with learning and adjustment to school. Although early intervention is crucial and the family-school partnership plays an integral role in the development and implementation of individual education plans (IEPs), there are few supports to assist families in navigating this…
Descriptors: Parents, Intervention, Parent Teacher Cooperation, Partnerships in Education
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Robinson, Daniel B.; Young, David – Exceptionality Education International, 2019
In this article, we report on a scoping review of empirical literature addressing the relationship between teachers' inclusion-related knowledge, skills, and attitudes and student outcomes. Using six common electronic databases for education (ProQuest, JSTOR, SAGE Journals Online, ScienceDirect, PsycINFO, PsycARTICLES), we searched for…
Descriptors: Inclusion, Knowledge Level, Teaching Skills, Teacher Attitudes
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Dorney, Kathryn E.; Erickson, Karen – Exceptionality Education International, 2019
This study examined the changes in the communication skills of preschool students with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) that resulted from an intervention that featured three evidence-based, transactional approaches to augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) intervention: (a) attributing communicative meaning to student behaviours; (b)…
Descriptors: Augmentative and Alternative Communication, Assistive Technology, Intervention, Preschool Children
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