The Big Book of Special Education Resources
- George Giuliani - Hofstra University, USA
- Roger Pierangelo - Long Island University, Brooklyn, NY, USA
Special Education | Superintendents & District Administration | Teaching Methods & Learning Styles
In "The Big Book of Special Education Resources," Pierangelo and Giuliani offer a comprehensive collection of the best resources and organizations for busy educators that seek assistance in their search for:
o Information on specific disabilities
o Professional organizations
o Federal agencies
o Laws/legal issues
o IEP information
o Inclusion strategies
o Resources/lesson plans
o University libraries
o Classroom materials
o Adaptive technology
o Medical information
o Transportation information
o Free materials
o Additional funding/grants
o Advocate groups
o Employment issues.
"Offering vetting and organization that are lacking in a Google result list, this book of resources will be of use to parents, professionals, and students in the field. Guiliani and Pierangelo have compiled and annotated a listing of thousands of national and state organizations that address special education concerns."
"A fabulous collection of resources. Belongs on the shelves of anyone who is interested in improving the lives of children with special needs both in the academic arena and at home."
"A comprehensive reference volume that provides the addresses, phone numbers, URLs, and contacts for both national and state organizations and programs. An invaluable resource."