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Hitt, Sara Beth; Kwiatek, Stephen; Voggt, Ashley; Chang, Wen-hsuan; Gadd, Sonja; Test, David W. – Journal of Special Education, 2022
Because many websites claim to provide information about evidence-based practices (EBPs), consumers must know the information and practices are based upon quality research. Practitioners may intend to locate trustworthy online sources providing EBPs, but if those sources are not easy to navigate and lack implementation resources (i.e., are…
Descriptors: Web Sites, Information Sources, Evidence Based Practice, Credibility
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Decker, Dawn M.; Wolfe, Jordan L.; Belcher, Chelsey K. – Journal of Special Education, 2022
Professional ethics in teacher preparation is an area that has received minimal attention in the special education literature. In this systematic review, 18 journals affiliated with the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) were examined for their coverage of professional ethics over a 30-year period (1988-2018). Results showed that an average of…
Descriptors: Ethics, Preservice Teacher Education, Special Education, Professionalism
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Kim, Ji Young; Fienup, Daniel M. – Journal of Special Education, 2022
During the COVID-19 pandemic, there were alarming reports of children missing out on online special educational activities due to a lack of access to those resources. We evaluated a simple online intervention using a concurrent multiple baseline design for three second-grade students with disabilities who unreliably accessed the remote curriculum.…
Descriptors: Access to Education, Online Courses, Distance Education, Electronic Learning
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Brady, Kelly K.; Evmenova, Anya S.; Regan, Kelley S.; Ainsworth, Melissa K.; Gafurov, Boris S. – Journal of Special Education, 2022
A multiple-probe design was used to investigate planning and persuasive paragraph writing by three secondary students with disabilities and writing difficulties. The intervention consisted of one-on-one explicit instruction in persuasive writing and the use of a technology-based graphic organizer (TBGO) with embedded strategies and supports.…
Descriptors: Technology Uses in Education, Instructional Materials, Planning, Persuasive Discourse
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Lee, Chung Eun; Taylor, Julie Lounds – Journal of Special Education, 2022
Postsecondary educational programs (PSEs) are increasingly an option for students with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD). This scoping review synthesized research to understand the impacts of these programs for students with IDD and for campus, and barriers to these programs across stages of engagement (exploration, participation,…
Descriptors: Educational Benefits, Barriers, Postsecondary Education, Students with Disabilities
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Gilley, Deidre P.; Root, Jenny R.; Cox, Sarah K. – Journal of Special Education, 2021
The purpose of this study was to support the development of mathematics and self-determination skills of young adults with extensive support needs. Mathematical problem solving is a natural context for teaching two component skills of self-determination: self-monitoring and goal setting. Three young adults with extensive support needs (i.e.,…
Descriptors: Mathematics Skills, Skill Development, Self Determination, Young Adults
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Kleinhammer-Tramill, Jeannie; Karanxha, Zorka; Broughton, A. Joy – Journal of Special Education, 2021
This article is part of an illustrative study of federal leadership in special education based on interviews with persons who served as Assistant Secretaries in the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Special Education and Rehabilitation Services and Directors of the Office of Special Education Programs. The perspectives cover the time period…
Descriptors: Educational History, Special Education, Public Agencies, Federal Government
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Mello, Maria P.; Burke, Meghan M.; Taylor, Julie Lounds; Urbano, Richard; Hodapp, Robert M. – Journal of Special Education, 2021
As transition services foster better post-school outcomes, all students with disabilities should be receiving these services as they traverse their final high school years. Using a national, web-based parent survey, we examined the frequency and correlates of the receipt of transition services for 189 students with disabilities. Parents reported…
Descriptors: Student Characteristics, Students with Disabilities, Special Education, Student Needs
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Tekin-Iftar, Elif; Olcay, Seray; Sirin, Nursinem; Bilmez, Hatice; Degirmenci, H. Deniz; Collins, Belva C. – Journal of Special Education, 2021
We conducted a descriptive analysis of single-case research design (SCRD) studies on safety skills instruction (SSI) for individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Once we identified studies through electronic databases and reference lists, we used What Works Clearinghouse (WWC) Standards to evaluate each study. We analyzed studies in terms…
Descriptors: Intervention, Skill Development, Autism, Pervasive Developmental Disorders
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Cole, Sandi M.; Murphy, Hardy R.; Frisby, Michael B.; Grossi, Teresa A.; Bolte, Hannah R. – Journal of Special Education, 2021
This study investigates the academic outcomes of a special education student cohort in the state of Indiana placed in high and low inclusion settings. Student scores in these two settings from the Indiana State Test of Educational Progress (ISTEP+ English/Language Arts and math) were compared from fourth grade in 2014 through the eighth grade in…
Descriptors: Student Placement, Special Education, Outcomes of Education, Grade 4
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Park, Jiyoon; Bouck, Emily C.; Fisher, Marisa H. – Journal of Special Education, 2021
While mathematics education is key to the post-school outcomes of students with disabilities, it has received less attention in research and practice compared with other aspects of educating this population. Skill maintenance is particularly crucial in mathematics because students build upon prior knowledge across grade levels. They also need to…
Descriptors: Students with Disabilities, Mathematics Instruction, Teaching Methods, Mathematics Skills
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Zakai-Mashiach, Mati; Dromi, Esther; Al-Yagon, Michal – Journal of Special Education, 2021
This study examined the natural social interest of 193 (95 boys, 98 girls) typically developing preschoolers aged 41 to 77 months (M = 61.71 months, SD = 8.48 months) toward their included peers with autism spectrum disorder (ASD; N = 16, M = 66.8, SD = 8.80). A hierarchical linear model examined the role of endogenous (within-child) and exogenous…
Descriptors: Preschool Children, Preschool Education, Inclusion, Autism
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Fleury, Veronica P.; Ford, Andrea L. B. – Journal of Special Education, 2021
Shared reading is a developmentally appropriate practice that supports children's emergent literacy and language development. Participation in shared reading, however, may be compromised for children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) due to social-communication difficulties inherent to the disorder. The primary aim of this study was to explore…
Descriptors: Reading Instruction, Reading Strategies, Emergent Literacy, Language Acquisition
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Zagona, Alison L.; Lansey, Kirsten R.; Kurth, Jennifer A.; Kuhlemeier, Alena – Journal of Special Education, 2021
Existing research has documented evidence-based practices that are effective for supporting students with complex support needs (CSN) to learn academic skills. However, there is a need to learn more about effective instructional strategies for students with CSN during literacy lessons in general education classrooms. In addition, there is a need…
Descriptors: Student Participation, Literacy Education, Inclusion, Teaching Methods
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Barnard-Brak, Lucy; Stevens, Tara – Journal of Special Education, 2021
Extended school year (ESY) services has been an understudied area of special education research. There is limited information available regarding ESY practices by local education agencies (LEAs) in determining eligibility as well as who receives what types of services. We surveyed special education directors across the nation to examine ESY…
Descriptors: Eligibility, Criteria, Extended School Year, Special Education
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