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  1. Educating Children and Young People with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders

    Constructing Personalised Pathways to Learning

    By Carolyn Blackburn, Barry Carpenter, Jo Egerton

    The range of learning difficulties associated with children who have fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASDs) has been highlighted as an emerging but little understood area of Special Educational Needs. This engaging, timely, and highly practical book will raise awareness about FASDs and...

    Published May 2nd 2012 by Routledge

  2. Educating Special Children

    An introduction to provision for pupils with disabilities and disorders, 2nd Edition

    By Michael Farrell

    Educating Special Children is the definitive guide to evidence-based practice and professionally informed approaches in provision for special children. Now in its second edition, this book outlines ideas of best practice that relate to various disabilities and disorders and helpfully discusses what...

    Published April 29th 2012 by Routledge

  3. The Effective Teacher's Guide to Dyslexia and other Learning Difficulties (Learning Disabilities)

    Practical strategies, 2nd Edition

    By Michael Farrell

    Series: The Effective Teacher's Guides

    This highly anticipated second edition of The Effective Teacher's Guide to Dyslexia and other Learning Difficulties (Learning Disabilities) critically examines the specificity and complexity of learning disabilities. The user-friendly text highlights the importance of schools reviewing their...

    Published December 6th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Educational Therapy in Action

    Behind and Beyond the Office Door

    By Dorothy Fink Ungerleider

    This book provides an in-depth look at what a little-known clinician, the educational therapist, does and how they do it. It goes behind the clinician’s door to illustrate the unusual and broad range of interventions – both academic/vocational and social/emotional – that an educational therapist...

    Published May 15th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Handbook of Special Education

    Edited by James M. Kauffman, Daniel P. Hallahan

    Special education is now an established part of public education in the United States—by law and by custom. However, it is still widely misunderstood and continues to be dogged by controversies related to such things as categorization, grouping, assessment, placement, funding, instruction, and a...

    Published April 3rd 2011 by Routledge

  6. Inclusive Education

    A Practical Guide to Supporting Diversity in the Classroom, 2nd Edition

    By Joanne Deppeler, David Harvey, Tim Loreman

    Inclusive education continues to be an exciting but challenging component of the everyday life of the classroom teacher. Whist there is no recipe for successful inclusion, meaningful inclusion involves engaging in a flexible process in which educators work in partnership with parents, students, and...

    Published September 1st 2010 by Routledge

  7. The Clinical Practice of Educational Therapy

    A Teaching Model

    Edited by Maxine Ficksman, Jane Utley Adelizzi

    The Clinical Practice of Educational Therapy is the first book to provide a comprehensive review of the interdisciplinary profession and practice of educational therapy as it exists today. It describes the scope and practice of educational therapy from its European roots to its growing presence in...

    Published May 5th 2010 by Routledge

  8. Understanding and Promoting Access for People with Learning Difficulties

    Seeing the Opportunities and Challenges of Risk

    Edited by Jane Seale, Melanie Nind

    The issue of access is at the forefront of the practical challenges facing people with learning difficulties and people working with or supporting them. This engaging text brings together evidence, narratives and discussions that question and advance our understanding of the concept of access for...

    Published July 8th 2009 by Routledge

  9. The Special Education Handbook

    An A-Z Guide, 4th Edition

    By Michael Farrell

    'What a terrific resource: comprehensive and current, this Handbook is a vital acquisition for all involved in special education programs. Dr Farrell writes clearly and with a practical flair ... Highly recommended.' – Michael Arthur-Kelly PhD, Associate Professor and Director, Special...

    Published June 8th 2009 by David Fulton Publishers

  10. Celebrating the Special School

    By Michael Farrell

    This book challenges the assumption that special schools are a second-best educational option for their pupils. It celebrates the success and importance of special schools within England and the support of local education authorities (LEAs) in maintaining them. Full of examples highlighting good...

    Published March 30th 2006 by Routledge