Special Education in Contemporary Society

Special Education in Contemporary Society

Grounded in research and updated to reflect the most current thinking and standards of the field, this book provides readers with the knowledge, skills, attitudes, and beliefs that are crucial to constructing learning environments that ...

Author: Richard M. Gargiulo

Publisher: SAGE Publications

ISBN: 9781544373676

Category: Education

Page: 656

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Special Education in Contemporary Society: An Introduction to Exceptionality, Seventh Edition offers a comprehensive, engaging, and readable introduction to the dynamic field of special education. Grounded in research and updated to reflect the most current thinking and standards of the field, this book provides readers with the knowledge, skills, attitudes, and beliefs that are crucial to constructing learning environments that allow all students to reach their full potential. Authors Richard M. Gargiulo and Emily C. Bouck encourage a deep awareness and understanding of the “human” side of special education, providing readers with a look into the lives of exceptional students and their families, as well as the teachers that work with exceptional persons throughout their lives.
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Special Education in Contemporary Society

Special Education in Contemporary Society

This is a well-written, comprehensive, well-organized text. It is obvious that much thought has been put into the supplementary materials and features.

Author: Richard M. Gargiulo

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 9781452216775

Category: Education

Page: 670

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The Fifth Edition of Richard Gargiulo’s well-respected Special Education in Contemporary Society: An Introduction to Exceptionality offers a comprehensive, engaging, and easy-to-read introduction to special education. Grounded in research and updated to reflect the most current thinking and standards of the field, the book provides students with the skills and knowledge to become successful teachers. Gargiulo’s text encourages a deep awareness and understanding of the human side of special education. The book provides students a rare glimpse into the lives of exceptional students and their families, as well as the teachers that work with exceptional persons throughout their lives. The New Edition of Gargiulo’s groundbreaking text maintains the broad context and research focus for which it is known, while expanding on current trends and contemporary issues to better serve both pre-service and in-service teachers of exceptional individuals. The text is organized into two distinct parts to offer students a truly comprehensive and humane understanding of exceptionality. In Part I, readers are provided strong foundational perspective on broad topics that affect all individuals with an exceptionality. In Part II, Gargiulo engages students with thorough examinations of individual exceptionalities, and discusses historical, personal, and educational details of each exceptionality as it affects a person across the lifespan. “This is a well-written, comprehensive, well-organized text. It is obvious that much thought has been put into the supplementary materials and features.”—Jenny Fererro, Palomar College
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Special Education in Contemporary Society 4e Media Edition

Special Education in Contemporary Society  4e    Media Edition

This Media Update edition has been updated to include icons throughout linking the book to the new accompanying interactive eBook version. The book provides a highly readable and research-based introduction to special education.

Author: Richard M. Gargiulo

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 9781412996952

Category: Education

Page: 736

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In the Fourth Edition Media Update of Special Education in Contemporary Society, author Richard Gargiulo provides a highly readable and research-based introduction to special education. This book is based on the author's belief that teachers need more than just academic knowledge about exceptionality—they need an awareness and understanding of the human side of students with special needs and their families. The Fourth Edition Media Update can be packaged with an Interactive eBook that offers new video clips of educators, parents, and individuals with special needs talking about their experiences. Icons appear throughout the Media Update linking the book to the interactive eBook features.
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Special Education in Contemporary Society

Special Education in Contemporary Society

... Richard M. Special education in contemporary society : an introduction to exceptionality / Richard M. Gargiulo. — 4th ed. p. cm. Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN 978-1-4129-8893-3 (pbk. : acid-free paper) 1.

Author: Richard M. Gargiulo

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 9781412988933

Category: Education

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Special Education in Contemporary Society: An Introduction to Exceptionality is designed for use by preservice and inservice teachers who will teach students with special needs in the general classroom. The text provides a rare glimpse into the lives of persons with exceptionalities, including their families and teachers. Focusing on human exceptionalities across the life span, the text employs a traditional organization beginning with four foundations chapters that introduce teachers to special education, followed by 10 "categorical" chapters each on a different "disability." Each categorical chapter features sections on transition, cultural diversity, technology, instructional strategies, and family considerations.
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Special Education in Contemporary Society Interactive EBook 6e

Special Education in Contemporary Society Interactive EBook 6e

ONLINE CONTENT: Access more online content via links to important data, relevant background, and profiles that enrich key concepts in the text.

Author: Richard M. Gargiulo

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ISBN: 1506372147

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This Interactive eBook is FREE when bundled with the new edition! Take a tour of the Interactive eBook! Instructors: Bundle the Interactive eBook with its print version and your students get the eBook for free! Order using bundle ISBN: 978-1-5063-8057-5 Contact your Sales Representative for more information. Students: Still need to purchase an Access Code? Just select the "BUY NOW" button on this page to purchase your interactive eBook and obtain your individual access code. This dynamic Interactive eBook version of the Sixth Edition of Richard M. Gargiulo and Emily C. Bouck's best-selling text, Special Education in Contemporary Society goes way beyond highlighting and note-taking! Read your mobile-friendly eBook anywhere, anytime with easy access across desktop, smartphone, and tablet devices. Using the VitalSource Bookshelf� platform, download your book to a personal computer and read it offline, share notes and highlights with instructors and classmates who are using the same eBook, and "follow" friends and instructors as they make their own notes and highlights. Simply click on icons in the eBook to experience a broad array of multimedia resources as well as get access to academic and professional articles. VIDEO: Relevant interviews, lectures, personal stories, inquiries, animated graphics, and other clips bring deeper learning and understanding as you explore key topics. AUDIO: Engaging podcasts and audio resources supplement and enrich key points within the text. REFERENCE AND JOURNAL ARTICLES: Access to articles from SAGE's influential journals, handbooks, and encyclopedias offer important background and exposure to seminal work in your field of study.
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Special Education in Contemporary Society Interactive eBook

Special Education in Contemporary Society Interactive eBook

This dynamic new interactive eBook version of the Fifth Edition of Richard M. Gargiulo bestselling text, Special Education in Contemporary Society is ideal for students in online and traditional courses who prefer a more contemporary, ...

Author: Richard M. Gargiulo

Publisher: SAGE Publications, Incorporated

ISBN: 1483358224

Category: Education

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Take a tour of the Interactive eBook online! This dynamic new interactive eBook version of the Fifth Edition of Richard M. Gargiulo bestselling text, Special Education in Contemporary Society is ideal for students in online and traditional courses who prefer a more contemporary, multimedia-integrated presentation for learning. It provides students with integrated links to engaging video and audio as well as access to complete academic and professional articles, all from the same pages found in the printed text. Students will also have immediate access to study tools such as highlighting, bookmarking, note-taking, and more! Students: Still need to purchase an Access Code? Just select the "Buy Item Now" button on this page to purchase your individual access code. Bundle Option Bundle the Print Version of Gargiulo’s Special Education in Contemporary Society with the Interactive eBook for FREE! Bundle ISBN: 978-1-4833-5838-3 Please contact your Sales Representative for more information.
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Special Education in Contemporary Society

Special Education in Contemporary Society

An Introduction to Exceptionality Richard M. Gargiulo - Professor Emeritus, Emily C. Bouck. PREFACE. Special Education in Contemporary Society is first and foremost a textbook about people—individuals who, in many ways, are very much ...

Author: Richard M. Gargiulo - Professor Emeritus

Publisher: SAGE Publications

ISBN: 9781544373683

Category: Education

Page: 656

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Special Education in Contemporary Society: An Introduction to Exceptionality offers a comprehensive, engaging, and readable introduction to the dynamic field of special education. Grounded in research and updated to reflect the most current thinking and standards of the field, this book provides students with the knowledge, skills, attitudes, and beliefs that are crucial to constructing learning environments that allow all students to reach their full potential. Authors Richard M. Gargiulo and Emily C. Bouck encourage a deep awareness and understanding of the "human" side of special education, providing students with a look into the lives of exceptional students and their families, as well as the teachers that work with exceptional persons throughout their lives. The Seventh Edition maintains the broad context and research focus for which the book is known while expanding on current trends and contemporary issues to better serve both pre-service and in-service teachers of exceptional individuals. This title is accompanied by a complete teaching and learning package. Contact your SAGE representative to request a demo. Digital Option / Courseware SAGE Vantage is an intuitive digital platform that delivers this text’s content and course materials in a learning experience that offers auto-graded assignments and interactive multimedia tools, all carefully designed to ignite student engagement and drive critical thinking. Built with you and your students in mind, it offers simple course set-up and enables students to better prepare for class. Learn more. Assignable Video with Assessment Assignable video (available with SAGE Vantage) is tied to learning objectives and curated exclusively for this text to bring concepts to life. Watch a sample video now. LMS Cartridge: Import this title’s instructor resources into your school’s learning management system (LMS) and save time. Don’t use an LMS? You can still access all of the same online resources for this title via the password-protected Instructor Resource Site. Learn more.
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Special Education in Contemporary Society 4e Media Edition

Special Education in Contemporary Society  4e   Media Edition

This book is based on the author′s belief that teachers need more than just academic knowledge about exceptionality--they need an awareness and understanding of the human side of students with special needs and their families.

Author: Richard M. Gargiulo

Publisher:

ISBN: 1412996961

Category:

Page: 736

View: 388

Special Education in Contemporary Society: An Introduction to Exceptionality is designed for use by preservice and inservice teachers who will teach students with special needs in the general classroom. The text provides a rare glimpse into the lives of persons with exceptionalities, including their families and teachers. Focusing on human exceptionalities across the life span, the text employs a traditional organization beginning with four foundations chapters that introduce teachers to special education, followed by ten "categorical" chapters each on a different "disability." Each categorical chapter features sections on transition, cultural diversity, technology, instructional strategies, and family considerations. In the Fourth Edition Media Update of Special Education in Contemporary Society, author Richard Gargiulo provides a highly readable and research-based introduction to special education. This book is based on the author′s belief that teachers need more than just academic knowledge about exceptionality--they need an awareness and understanding of the human side of students with special needs and their families. The Fourth Edition Media Update can be packaged with an Interactive eBook that offers new video clips of educators, parents, and individuals with special needs talking about their experiences. Icons appear throughout the Media Update linking the book to the interactive eBook features.
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Bundle Gargiulo Special Education in Contemporary Society 5e Bouck Assistive Technology

Bundle  Gargiulo  Special Education in Contemporary Society 5e   Bouck  Assistive Technology

This practical book is organized around the purpose of technology and the support it can provide rather than a student’s disability categorization.

Author: Richard M. Gargiulo

Publisher: Sage Publications, Incorporated

ISBN: 1506336485

Category: Education

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Special Education in Contemporary Society, Fifth Edition The Fifth Edition of Richard Gargiulo's well-respected Special Education in Contemporary Society: An Introduction to Exceptionality offers a comprehensive, engaging, and easy-to-read introduction to special education. Grounded in research and updated to reflect the most current thinking and standards of the field, the book provides students with the skills and knowledge to become successful teachers. Gargiulo's text encourages a deep awareness and understanding of the human side of special education. The book provides students a rare glimpse into the lives of exceptional students and their families, as well as the teachers that work with exceptional persons throughout their lives. Assistive Technology Succinct, yet comprehensive, Assistive Technology is designed to help educators better understand assistive technology and how it can support students with disabilities from early childhood through the transition into adulthood. This practical book is organized around the purpose of technology and the support it can provide rather than a student's disability categorization. Grounded in research and filled with engaging case studies and activities, author Emily C. Bouck offers an unbiased depiction of the advantages and limitations of technology. Readers are exposed to a full range of assistive technology including up-to-date coverage of low- and high-technology, as well as free and for-purchase options that can be used to support students with disabilities.
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BUNDLE Gargiulo Special Education in Contemporary Society 5e Gargiulo Special Education in Contemporary Society 5e Interactive eBook

BUNDLE  Gargiulo  Special Education in Contemporary Society  5e   Gargiulo  Special Education in Contemporary Society  5e  Interactive eBook

The book provides students a rare glimpse into the lives of exceptional students and their families, as well as the teachers that work with exceptional persons throughout their lives.

Author: Richard M. Gargiulo

Publisher: SAGE Publications, Incorporated

ISBN: 1483358380

Category: Education

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Bundle the Print Version of Gargiulo’s Special Education in Contemporary Society with the Interactive eBook for FREE! Take a tour of the Interactive eBook here! Special Education in Contemporary Society: An Introduction to Exceptionality, Fifth Edition The Fifth Edition of Richard Gargiulo’s well-respected Special Education in Contemporary Society: An Introduction to Exceptionality offers a comprehensive, engaging, and easy-to-read introduction to special education. Grounded in research and updated to reflect the most current thinking and standards of the field, the book provides students with the skills and knowledge to become successful teachers. Gargiulo’s text encourages a deep awareness and understanding of the human side of special education. The book provides students a rare glimpse into the lives of exceptional students and their families, as well as the teachers that work with exceptional persons throughout their lives. The New Edition of Gargiulo’s groundbreaking text maintains the broad context and research focus for which it is known, while expanding on current trends and contemporary issues to better serve both pre-service and in-service teachers of exceptional individuals. The text is organized into two distinct parts to offer students a truly comprehensive and humane understanding of exceptionality. In Part I, readers are provided strong foundational perspective on broad topics that affect all individuals with an exceptionality. In Part II, Gargiulo engages students with thorough examinations of individual exceptionalities, and discusses historical, personal, and educational details of each exceptionality as it affects a person across the lifespan. Special Education in Contemporary Society Interactive eBook This dynamic new interactive eBook version of the Fifth Edition of Richard M. Gargiulo bestselling text, Special Education in Contemporary Society is ideal for students in online and traditional courses who prefer a more contemporary, multimedia-integrated presentation for learning. It provides students with integrated links to engaging video and audio as well as access to complete academic and professional articles, all from the same pages found in the printed text. Students will also have immediate access to study tools such as highlighting, bookmarking, note-taking, and more! Please contact your Sales Representative for more information.
Categories: Education