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ISBN-10 0132733560ISBN-13 9780132733564
ISBN-10 0132659670ISBN-13 9780132659673
Author(s): Peggy Dettmer; Ann Knackendoffel; Linda P. Thurston
Publisher: Pearson
Copyright year: © 2013 Pages: 480

For courses in Collaboration, Consultation or Co-Teaching.

This text focuses on collaboration in a variety of environments and emphasizes constructive ways to use educator differences to serve students with special needs.

This text’s broad perspective ensures coverage of the history of collaboration, ways to structure and implement collaborative teams, important processes and practices that ensure effective co-educator partnerships, and the external support that makes collaborative school consultation successful. The seventh edition features new chapters devoted to professional perspectives, personal preferences, paraeducators and evaluation techniques. With expanded Technology Tools sections, coverage of the latest educational reforms, and updated activities, this edition prepares educators, school personnel, families, and community leaders with a strong knowledge base that celebrates the strengths in personal differences.