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Delisio, Lauren A.; Bukaty, Caitlyn A.; Taylor, Matthew – Journal of Special Education Apprenticeship, 2018
Many of the top 21st century careers require advanced mathematics skills. However, mathematics is a known area of difficulty for students with disabilities (SWD), as they struggle in this area at a higher rate than peers without disabilities (O'Brien, 2016). Mathematical word problems incorporate comprehension of written language, an area known to…
Descriptors: Instructional Materials, Word Problems (Mathematics), Problem Solving, Autism
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Peterson-Ahmad, Maria B.; Hovey, Katrina A.; Peak, Pamela K. – Journal of Special Education Apprenticeship, 2018
This research study discusses results from a mixed-methods study of N=164 pre-service teachers' perceptions of and involvement in professional related activities and organizations related to students with special needs. Results found similarities between special education and general education certification seekers perceptions of beneficial…
Descriptors: Preservice Teachers, Student Attitudes, Knowledge Level, Preservice Teacher Education
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Nam, Sang; Kim, Jemma; Sparks, Shannon – Journal of Special Education Apprenticeship, 2018
This paper provides an overview of five review studies that analyzed 92 single subject studies on the effectiveness of major augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) systems for individuals with developmental disabilities including autism. This paper offers recommendations useful for AAC decision-making points. Research on the…
Descriptors: Augmentative and Alternative Communication, Developmental Disabilities, Autism, Pervasive Developmental Disorders
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Aksoy, Veysel; Cavusoglu, Tezcan; Kalayci, Gulefsan Ozge – Journal of Special Education Apprenticeship, 2018
The process of training special education teacher candidates is an issue that has been widely discussed in literature, yet there is no consensus as to the most effective method. Therefore, it is recommended that methods designed to meet the needs of special education teacher candidates with proven efficiency should be used collectively. This…
Descriptors: Qualitative Research, Teaching Methods, Special Education Teachers, Special Education
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Riden, Benjamin S.; Taylor, Jonte' C.; Lee, David L.; Scheeler, Mary Catherine – Journal of Special Education Apprenticeship, 2018
Daily behavior report cards (DBRCs) have shown to be effective in addressing academic and behavioral challenges for a variety of students in past literature. The purpose of this literature review and analysis is to update and summarize findings on the use of DBRCs on academic and social behavior for students considered to have disruptive behaviors…
Descriptors: Student Behavior, Behavior Problems, Literature Reviews, Disabilities
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van Dijk, Wilhelmina – Journal of Special Education Apprenticeship, 2018
Oral Reading Fluency (ORF) is a widely-used index of reading ability in early elementary grades; however, little information exists on predictive value of student characteristics on ORF scores (Wang, Algozzine, Ma, & Porfeli, 2011). A three-step sequential model was used to analyze the influence of student characteristics on scores (N = 2649)…
Descriptors: Student Characteristics, Reading Fluency, Special Education, Grade 1
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Jefferson, Ruth E.; Grant, Christina E.; Rye, Lindsay; Bassette, Laura A.; Stuve, Matt; Heneisen, Ryan – Journal of Special Education Apprenticeship, 2018
University students who experience real-world service tend to develop a more inclusive world view and enhanced understandings outside of their personal perspectives. This project combined course objectives, community collaboration, and service provision to identify the impact of students' understanding of social justice and disability access…
Descriptors: Student Attitudes, Social Justice, Summer Programs, Day Camp Programs
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Brendle, Janna; Tucker, Kathryn J.; Lock, Robin H. – Journal of Special Education Apprenticeship, 2018
Transition planning requires quality vocational and transition assessment tailored to the student's needs, strengths, preferences and interests. Limited research is currently available that addresses assessment types and use of results that rural practitioners utilize to aid in transition planning for students with intellectual disabilities (ID).…
Descriptors: Rural Education, Vocational Education, Special Education Teachers, Transitional Programs
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Josephson, Janet; Wolfgang, Charlton; Mehrenberg, Rich – Journal of Special Education Apprenticeship, 2018
Students with disabilities have complex learning needs. It wasn't until the 2004 reauthorization of the Individuals with Disabilities in Education Act (IDEA) that federal attention was pointed towards students who are both gifted "and" have a disability. This concept, known as twice-exceptionality, is a difficult concept to fully…
Descriptors: Gifted Disabled, Disabilities, Academically Gifted, Comorbidity
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Lohmann, Marla J.; Hovey, Katrina A.; Gauvreau, Ariane N. – Journal of Special Education Apprenticeship, 2018
In order to meet the needs of young children, the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) recommends teachers utilize developmentally appropriate practice, DAP. For young children with disabilities, teachers must also utilize the Division of Early Childhood (DEC) Recommended practices, evidence-based teaching practices…
Descriptors: Access to Education, Early Childhood Education, Developmentally Appropriate Practices, Learner Engagement
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Fallah, Soraya; Murawski, Wendy; Moradian, Zaniar – Journal of Special Education Apprenticeship, 2018
This article describes the importance of developing cultural competencies when working with families who come from culturally and linguistically diverse (CLD) backgrounds. Using a mixed methods study, the experiences of 125 families from Middle Eastern, North African, and Southwest Asian (MENASWA) descent who have children in the U.S. Special…
Descriptors: Disabilities, Mixed Methods Research, Special Education, Semi Structured Interviews
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Oh, Kevin; Murawski, Wendy; Nussli, Natalie – Journal of Special Education Apprenticeship, 2017
This case study explored the short-term international co-teaching experience of pre-service general education teachers who were paired up with intern special education teachers (N = 8) to provide English language instruction to students in South Korea. Pre-, during-, and post-data were collected to investigate how the participants experienced…
Descriptors: Preservice Teacher Education, Special Education, General Education, Case Studies
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Kim, Jemma; Kimm, Christina H. – Journal of Special Education Apprenticeship, 2017
This study employs a meta-analysis of single-subject design research to investigate the efficacy of mobile device-based interventions for individuals with intellectual disabilities (ID) and to further examine possible variables that may moderate the intervention outcomes. A total of 23 studies, 78 participants, and 140 observed cases that met the…
Descriptors: Teaching Methods, Intellectual Disability, Meta Analysis, Handheld Devices
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Bloh, Christopher; Scagliotti, Christopher; Baugh, Sarah; Sheenan, Megan; Silas, Shane; Zulli, Nicole – Journal of Special Education Apprenticeship, 2017
Five reinforcing activities were presented to and interrupted for two participants with autism. An errorless teaching procedure was then introduced with two similar activities prompting the participants to request information saying "How?" in order to resume the activity. The dependent variable included both the cumulative number of…
Descriptors: Autism, Teaching Methods, Verbal Operant Conditioning, Reinforcement
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Nam, Sang S.; Hwang, Young S. – Journal of Special Education Apprenticeship, 2016
A literature review was conducted to describe important concepts involved in functional analysis of verbal behavior as well as to evaluate empirical research findings on acquisition of picture exchange-based vs. signed mands to suggest instructional implications for teachers and therapists to teach functional communication skills to children with…
Descriptors: Literature Reviews, Functional Behavioral Assessment, Pictorial Stimuli, Sign Language
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