Wash. district unveils plan to overhaul special-education programs

05/6/2013 | News Tribune (Tacoma, Wash.), The

The Tacoma Public Schools in Washington state this summer will begin a five-year plan to overhaul its special-education programs to make them more inclusive, based on recommendations by the Massachusetts-based Urban Special Education Leadership Collaborative. Educators will attend training during the summer on teaching strategies, preschool classes will be restructured to have a 50-50 ratio of students with and without disabilities, and programs will be moved to allow students to attend neighborhood schools.

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