TITLE

The ins and outs of special education terminology

AUTHOR(S)
Vergason, Glenn A.; Anderegg, M.L.
PUB. DATE
May 1997
SOURCE
Teaching Exceptional Children;May/Jun97, Vol. 29 Issue 5, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses changes in terminology in special education. Why handicapped is no longer used for the children who need special education; Information on the changes in terminology completed for the 75th anniversary of the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC); Reference to the influence of social changes on the terms used in special education; Details on terms from professional groups.
ACCESSION #
9704180567

 

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