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Modern Special Education services have their roots in the French philosophy of education Lassiez-Faire meeting the child where they are
General Educations roots stem from a Germanic philosophy of goals and achievement
The authors of Special Education law envisioned the development of the IEP to be a collaborative process that could bring together two schools of thought as well as providing parents/guardians with authentic involvement in the educational process.
Specialization No Child Left Behind State Testing Inadequate Funding/Diminishing Resources Cuts to Social Services
Turn and Talk What do you see as other Barriers to the Collaborative Process ?
Sometimes it feels like you never get a straight answer…..Hello this is Peggy..
Negotiation is a fact of life. We are all negotiators
DisatisfactionDiscord SOFT Participants are friends Goal is agreement Concessions to cultivate Accept one sided losses to reach agreement Try to avoid a contest of will Yield to Pressure HARD Participants are adversaries The Goal is victory Demand concessions Make threats Distrust Try to win a contest of will Apply Pressure