core curriculum

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core curriculum

 
an organized program or course of study in a specialty area of practice.
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Access to the general curriculum is interpreted in many school districts as simply a student with disabilities being placed in a general education classroom (Soukup, Wehmeyer, Bashinski, & Boviard, 2007).
Discussions will focus on the paradigm shift of general education programmes in the west and the essential role these programmes play in preparing graduates to tackle the complexity and challenges of the 21st century.
To discuss today's challenges of general education, ADU organised a conference on Reforms in General Education this March 28-29, a topic brought forward for the first time in a conference in the Arab Gulf.
Within inclusive classrooms, students with disabilities have access to meaningful, rigorous general education curricula; and special education is specifically designed instruction to assist them in maximizing their highest potential (Algozzine & Ysseldyke, 2006; Causton-Theoharis & Theoharis, 2008; Ford, Davern, & Schnorr, 2001; Hockenbury, 1999).
The report recommends that the state intervene in districts with disproportionate levels of low-income students in special education, monitor and intervene in districts in which there is higher than average use of separate settings for special education students and require better practices in general education so that certain groups of students are not over-identified as needing special education.
General education increases one's general productivity in solving problems, which implies that it also increases one's skills of extracting gains and defending one's interests when there are political conflicts.
In addition, we examined the effect of the intervention on student social attitudes and the grade averages of the general education peers.
Similarly, general education teachers are also completing alternative, or on-the-job, requirements to become fully certified.
The hope is that four-year partners will match their general education requirements with Ivy Tech's general education requirements.
With increasing frequency, general education classrooms are being selected as the location where special education service delivery occurs (United States Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics [NCES], 2007).
The preservice special education teachers also asked many questions of the general education teachers to include them in the decision-making.
Vocational training and general education are the two predominant forms of secondary schooling around the world.

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