Urban special education in the context of standards-based reform

Academic Article


  • With the passage of the No Child Left Behind Act, standards-based reform has taken center stage in the educational arena. Although standard setting and accountability issues affect every facet of education, the challenges of implementing such a movement are greater in contexts such as urban special education. This article highlights some of the special considerations of implementing standards-based reform in urban special education and discusses implications for urban special educators.
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  • Voltz DL; Fore C
  • Start Page

  • 329
  • End Page

  • 336
  • Volume

  • 27
  • Issue

  • 6