NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Showing all 2 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Fierros, Edward Garcia – Learning Disabilities: A Contemporary Journal, 2005
In addressing the problem of disproportionate placement of minority students with special education in charter schools, Fierros describes the commentaries of this issue's contributing scholars. The contributions expose a variety of topics to address the needs of inequities experienced by students with special needs. These topics include: the…
Descriptors: Racial Bias, Charter Schools, Intervention, Disabilities
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Fierros, Edward Garcia; Blomberg, Neil A. – Learning Disabilities: A Contemporary Journal, 2005
Charter schools are seen as an attractive enrollment option to parents with special education students, yet there are concerns over the way special education is implemented in charter schools and the access they grant and provide to students with special needs. This study examines the condition of for-profit and non-profit charter schools in…
Descriptors: Charter Schools, Disabilities, Minority Groups, White Students