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Connects theory to practice while presenting foundational teaching and assessment practices for CLDE students
Practical in nature and designed with an eye toward universal design for learning, this text brings together foundational information from special education and ELL/bilingual fields to help teachers address the specific needs of culturally and linguistically diverse exceptional (CLDE) students.
Case studies from teachers, students, and parents describe the personal challenges of CLDE students; Authentic student language examples illustrate the concepts described and make practical connections to the research discussed; Activities for further understanding allow students to review key points and connects theory to classroom practice
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Password-protected instructor resources include PowerPoint lecture slides, sample syllabi, and Web resources.; An open-access student study site provides online video clips of teachers in ...
Chapter 1: Introduction
- How the changing demographics of students in today's classrooms create challenges with the identification and placement of CLDE students
- What laws and policies shape the educational programs available to English language learners, students with special needs, and CLDE students
- Why it is important for all teachers to be prepared to work with CLDE students