From Special to Inclusive Education in India: Case Studies of Three Schools in Delhi

By Madan Mohan Jha
Publisher: Pearson India, 2010
ISBN: 9789332506510
Ratings
Available for:
for iPad
for android
for Html5
Install Access on free Reader to read this eBook.
eBook
Get our eBooks - Smarter , Lighter , Greener
AccessExclusive Price:   INR  585.00
From Special to Inclusive Education in India: Case Studies of Three Schools in Delhi focuses on the growing international interest in inclusive education and on how to offer equal education to all children regardless of their needs, or their social, cultural and economic backgrounds. With the number of private schools that admit children identified with special needs, particularly of the non-physical and non-sensory categories, as a part of ‘integrated’ or ‘inclusive’ education, increasing in India, the challenges of inclusive education in India are also many. The concerns that require attention involve the inclusion of children with disabilities and special needs, those from socially and economically disadvantaged groups and from diverse cultural and linguistic groups, and those alienated in classrooms that offer non-relevant curricula and teacher-centred methods. This book discusses these issues and challenges against the background of the existing educational system. Using a case study approach, the author has examined three different schools in Delhi where ‘special’ needs children have been admitted, and has analysed the findings against the background of the Indian education policy and its provisions for special education.
Cover
About the Author
Table of Contents
List of Abbreviations
Foreword
Acknowledgements
Message
Chapter 1: Introduction: From Special to Inclusive Education
Chapter 2: The Indian School System: Policy and Reality
Chapter 3: Gyan Vihar School: A School with a Unit
Chapter 4: Plain Field School: A School with a Difference
Chapter 5: St. Cross School: A School 'Doing Inclusion
Chapter 6: Comparing and Contrasting Themes
Chapter 7: Making Sense of Inclusion
Glossary
References
Index
Ratings & Reviews
Have you read this eBook? Sign In, to
From Special to Inclusive...
 
One step away!
From Special to Inclusive...
<i>From Special to Inclusive Education in ...
 | 
INR  585.00
Login below to redeem your coupon code!
Total:585.00
Your Cart (0 Item)
close
Your cart is empty!
Browse the Acadmix store - we've got a number of eBooks to choose from, and over 7,500 free videos for you!