What Every Principal Needs to Know About Special Education (2nd ed.)

by Margaret J. McLaughlin

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ISBNs
  • 9781412964166
  • 9781452207728
  • 9781452295015

Lead effective special education programs that promote student achievement!

Updated to address recent federal mandates, this new edition of the best-selling guide helps principals navigate accountability requirements and build high-quality special education programs. New information enables educational administrators to:

  • Address requirements of NCLB and the 2004 reauthorization of IDEA, including standards-based individualized education programs
  • Ensure that special education students can appropriately access the general curriculum
  • Understand standardized testing options and accommodations to comply with federal law
  • Support accurate identification and eligibility decisions, including Response to Intervention procedures
  • Promote positive behavior and encourage family involvement

  • SAGE Publications; September 2008
  • ISBN: 9781452207728
  • Edition: 2
  • Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure ePub format
  • Title: What Every Principal Needs to Know About Special Education
  • Author: Margaret J. McLaughlin (ed.)
  • Imprint: Corwin
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781412964166
  • 9781452207728
  • 9781452295015

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"The book made me think a great deal about the leadership behaviors and content knowledge needed to create school programs that are effective for all children. The author has done a good job of pulling together critical information for principals."