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By Festus E. Obiakor, Jeffrey P. Bakken, Anthony F. Rotatori

''This is the second one of 2 themed volumes addressing present concerns and developments in precise schooling. quantity 20 covers examine, expertise, and instructor coaching when quantity 19 coated identity, review and guideline. the sector of designated schooling continuously adjustments due to laws, new tutorial codecs and present study investigations. it may be tricky for basic and specified educators, institution counselors and psychologists, directors and practising clinicians to take care of with those alterations and be present in all components on the subject of specified schooling. The unique schooling literature wisdom base should still replicate those alterations; in spite of the fact that, there isn't any present source that successfully and comprehensively does this. the aim of ''Current matters and developments in designated Education'' is to fill this void, offering chapters written through lively researchers and practitioners of their respective components

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Journal of Developmental and Physical Disabilities, 18(4), 333–353. Stoner, J. , Beck, A. , Bock, S. , & Thompson, J. R. (2006c). The effectiveness of the Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS) with nonspeaking adults. Remedial and Special Education, 27(3), 154–165. Stoner, J. , Bock, S. , Thompson, J. , Angell, M. , & Crowley, E. P. (2005). Welcome to our world: Parent perceptions of the interactions between parents of young children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and education professionals.

Consequently, as it may be anticipated by now, there are many factors that will influence the depiction of ELLs. Their success or lack of success is influenced by many factors such as individual experiences, family language literacy experiences, community and socio-cultural factors, instructional factors, underlying cognitive abilities, print-related abilities, and oral language abilities (Genesee, 2005). In other words, their performance in English is mediated by their previous experiences, skills, and knowledge regarding both their native language or dominant language, and their second or foreign language, such as in English.

2005, p. 196). The underlying theme, regardless of the terminology used, is that qualitative methods seek to understand a phenomenon that individuals have experienced. According to Brantlinger et al. (2005), qualitative research is ‘‘a systematic approach to understanding Qualitative Research in Education: Other Methods of Seeking Knowledge 21 qualities, or the essential nature of a phenomenon, within a particular context (p. ’’ This definition dominates the premise of this chapter. TYPES OF QUALITATIVE RESEARCH There are several types of qualitative research.

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