The ins and outs of special education terminology

Vergason, Glenn A.; Anderegg, M.L.
May 1997
Teaching Exceptional Children;May/Jun97, Vol. 29 Issue 5, p35
Academic Journal
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.


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