EDU 1081: Introduction to Exceptional Children
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Citing Your Resources
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- Citation Styles
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- Tips on avoiding plagiarism
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Handbooks, Dictionaries, Encyclopedias, Guides
Craighead, E.B. (2001). The Corsini encyclopedia of psychology and behavioral science. New York: Wiley. Good reference for educational topics relating to psychology and behavioral science. Text includes reference lists. Ref BF31 .E52 2001 vol. 1–4
Individuals with disabilities law report. (1998–2005). Horsham, PA : LRP Publications. This publication is a source for legal information in special education. Updated 22 times per year, the 48 volume publication provides the complete text of relevant federal court case, statutes and regulations; complete texts of decisions, rulings and memoranda from federal and state courts, various U.S. Department of Education offices, due process hearings, and state educational agencies; and further legal information pertaining to individuals with disabilities. Ref KF4210 .I52
Reynolds, C.R., & Fletcher-Janzen, E. (Eds). (2002). Concise encyclopedia of special education. New York: John Wiley & Sons. A to Z guide reference guide for terms and topics in special education. There is both an author and subject index and all entries include references. Ref LC 4007 .E53 2002
Find Subject Articles
Databases with Articles contain material published in magazines, journals, and newspapers.
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American Journal on Mental Retardation
Education and Training in Developmental Disabilities
Education and Training in Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities
Focus on Exceptional Children
Intervention in School and Clinic
Journal of Developmental and Physical Disabilities
Journal of Learning Disabilities
The Journal of Special Education
Learning Disability Quarterly
Preventing School Failure
Reading & Writing Quarterly
Remedial and Special Education
Teacher Education and Special Education
Teaching Exceptional Children
Topics in Early Childhood Special Education
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- Building the Legacy: IDEA 2004
"This site was created to provide a "one-stop shop" for resources related to IDEA and its implementing regulations, released on August 3, 2006.
- CAST (Center for Applied Special Technology)
Helps to expand opportunities for individuals with disabilities through the development of and innovative uses of technology. Provides information on research, theory, tools, activities, curriculum, teacher practice, and policy.
- OSERS: Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services
Offers information on OSERS’ programs with links to newsletter, publications, and the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) 1997.
- LD OnLine: Learning Disabilities Resources
An interactive guide to LD information for children, parents and teachers. Includes links to a LD calendar, bulletin boards, audio clips, how to find help and much more.
- Regional Resource Center Program
The Federal Resource Center supports a nationwide special education technical assistance network, plans national meetings of education professionals, provides a national perspective for establishing technical assistance activities across regions.
- Attention Deficit Disorder Association
This is the website for the Attention Deficit Disorder Association, the world’s leading adult AD/HD association. The ADDA website provides information and resources for adults with AD/HD and to the professionals working with them.
- Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Disorder
The C.H.A.D.D. homepage provides information on ADD/ADHD for children and adults. This site also includes online links to a variety of online fact sheets.
- Technical Assistance Alliance for Parent Centers
This site is part of an innovative project that supports a unified technical assistance system to assist with parent training, information projects, and Community Parent Resource Centers under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).
- Behavior Home Page
The Kentucky Department of Education and the Department of Special Education and Rehabilitation Counseling at UK provide a page that allows school personnel, parents, and other professionals to access information related to effective practices
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