The Los Angeles Unified School District has worked to move many students out of separate settings, such as dedicated special education schools, and into their neighborhood schools.
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March 02, 2016
February 24, 2016
The L.A. school district says it has made major efforts to improve special education; a lawsuit involving Smith, now a mother of four, got the ball rolling.
December 01, 2015
Google.org, the charitable arm of the Internet giant, is launching a $1 million matching grant to help special education teachers who have posted requests on the website Donors Choose.
October 29, 2015
Scores for students with disabilities on the "nation's report card" continue to trail significantly the scores of students without disabilities, with little ground gained.
September 14, 2015
States and early-education providers should adopt policies making it easier for preschoolers with disabilities to enroll in inclusive classrooms, says guidance from two federal departments.
August 17, 2015
Teachers offer their advice on how to organize a classroom and divide work in order to make a co-teaching relationship work well.
August 14, 2015
Special educators wrote to Education Week with their advice on what it takes to make a co-teaching partnership successful.
February 11, 2015
A federally-funded survey found that schools were more likely to adopt certain educational practices and move students to regular classrooms if they were required to report on the performance of students with disabilities.
December 03, 2014
Four Seasons A+ Elementary School is a magnet that infuses theater, visual arts, music and dance in all curriculum areas.
November 19, 2014
The reports show that students with disabilities are falling far short of their typically developing peers in several areas.