Special Populations

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Special Populations Special Populations EDCI 1000 Noel Hammatt
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Defining Terms… Defining Terms… Special Populations Students who may require specific assistance in order to achieve success Special Education Students who meet guidelines for mental, physical, and emotional handicapping conditions At Risk Proxy for poverty, itself a proxy for the problems statistically occurring to those in poverty. Federal programs use free/reduced price lunch programs to identify students.
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Section 504 of Rehabilitation Act Section 504 of Rehabilitation Act Purpose: Eliminate Discrimination on the basis of Disability. Qualified Handicapped children who (1) have a physical or mental impairment which substantially limits one or more major life activities, (2) have a record of such an impairment, or (3) are regarded as having such an impairment. “…meets the standards of the state.”
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Examples Examples Special Education or Exceptional Student Services Approximately 10-12% of all students
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This note was uploaded on 05/04/2008 for the course EDCI 1000 taught by Professor Hammatt during the Spring '08 term at LSU.

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