TITLE

Calif. District Faces State Takeover for Spec. Ed. Woes

AUTHOR(S)
Reid, Karla Scoon
PUB. DATE
October 2001
SOURCE
Education Week;10/17/2001, Vol. 21 Issue 7, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the modification of the special education programs of Ravenswood City Elementary School District in East Palo Alto, Northern California. Possibility of state takeover of the entire school system; Insufficiencies in the special education programs; Progress made in education.
ACCESSION #
5410813

 

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