Exceptional Lives: Practice, Progress, & Dignity in Today's Schools, 10th edition

  • Ann Turnbull, 
  • H Rutherford Turnbull, 
  • Michael L. Wehmeyer, 
  • Karrie A. Shogren, 
  • Meghan M. Burke

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Hallmark features of this title

  • Chapter-opening vignettes tell the stories of real students with exceptionalities, their families, and the teachers and other professionals who impact their lives. New vignettes are featured in 7 chapters.
  • My Voice highlights the collaborations, challenges, and triumphs involved in special education through first-person experiences of students, families and teachers.
  • Into Practice Across the Grade Levels describes practical, step-by-step strategies across grade levels to give all prospective teachers real-life examples.
  • Guidelines for Teaching provide research-based practices and strategies, along with helpful advice, for including students with specific disability issues in the general curriculum.

Published by Pearson (August 17th 2023) - Copyright © 2024

ISBN-13: 9780137871377

Subject: Special Education

Category: Introduction to Special Education

Table of contents

  1. The Purposes, People, and Law of Special Education
  2. Disability and Cultural Justice
  3. Today’s Families and Their Partnerships with Professionals
  4. Ensuring Educational Progress
  5. Multi-tiered Systems of Supports
  6. Cross-cutting Instructional Approaches
  7. Students with Learning Disabilities
  8. Students with Communication Disorders
  9. Students with Emotional or Behavioral Disorders
  10. Students with Attention-deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  11. Students with Intellectual Disability
  12. Students with Autism
  13. Students with Multiple Disabilities and Traumatic Brain Injury
  14. Students with Physical Disabilities and Other Health Impairments
  15. Students with Hearing Impairments
  16. Students with Visual Impairments
  17. Students Who Are Gifted and Talented

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