This series provides a forum for established and emerging scholars to discuss the latest debates, research and practice in the evolving field of Special Educational Needs.
Please send inquiries or proposals for this series to one of the following:
AnnaMary Goodall: AnnaMary.Good[email protected]– Editor, UK, Europe, Africa, and the Middle East
Alice Salt: [email protected] – Editor, North & South America
Vilija Stephens: Vi[email protected] – Editor, Australia & New Zealand
Katie Peace: [email protected] – Publisher, Asia
Policy, Provision and Practice for Special Educational Needs and Disability Perspectives Across Countries
Social and Dialogic Thinking and Learning in Special Education Radical Insights from a Post-Critical Ethnography in a Special School
Families Creating Employment Opportunities for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities Understanding the Contribution of Familial Entrepreneurship
Job Satisfaction of School-Based Speech-Language Pathologists Insights to Inform Effective Educational Leadership
Building Community to Create Equitable, Inclusive and Compassionate Schools through Relational Approaches
Teaching Assistants, Inclusion and Special Educational Needs International Perspectives on the Role of Paraprofessionals in Schools
Technology Use by Adults with Learning Disabilities Past, Present and Future Design and Support Practices
The Role of Assistive Technology in Fostering Inclusive Education Strategies and Tools to Support Change
By Peter Wood
September 25, 2023
This book showcases the diverse nature of policy, provision and practice for special educational needs and disability (SEND) across different international settings. Situated across a backdrop of varied international policies relating to inclusion, the book offers insights into the rhetoric of ...
By Karen A. Erickson, Charna D’Ardenne, Nitasha M. Clark, David A. Koppenhaver, George W. Noblit
September 25, 2023
Drawing on a three-year post-critical ethnography, this volume counters deficit-based notions of disability to present a new social and dialogic theory of thinking and learning for students with significant support needs. Dismantling ideas around ableism/disableism, Social and Dialogic Thinking ...
By Rosalind Merrick
May 31, 2023
This book provides a rationale for teaching inclusive teamwork and for understanding communication as a collective endeavour. It shows how teamwork can be taught within schools and emphasises the role that classmates have in facilitating good communication, particularly in the face of difficulty. ...
By Ewa Domagała-Zyśk, Nuzha Moritz, Anna Podlewska
January 09, 2023
This book outlines best practice and effective strategies for teaching English as a foreign language to D/deaf and hard of hearing (DHH) students. Written by a group of researchers and experienced practitioners, the book presents a combination of theory, hands-on experience, and insight from DHH ...
By Jennifer Percival
January 09, 2023
This volume provides an in-depth, qualitative exploration of familial entrepreneurship as an innovative employment model, being established by families in response to difficulties faced by individuals with developmental disabilities in entering the labor market. Drawing on rich qualitative data ...
By Kimberly Boynton
January 09, 2023
This text responds to the growing need for speech-language pathologists in school settings by asking how factors including people, work, pay, opportunities for promotion, and supervision impact the overall job satisfaction of school-based speech-language pathologists. Drawing on data from a ...
By Joan G Mowat
November 30, 2022
This book draws on an extensive international literature and policy context, from a wide range of fields of enquiry, to challenge the orthodoxies and systemic issues that serve to marginalise children and young people and lead the way for schools to become more equitable, inclusive and ...
By Alan Hodkinson, Zeta Williams-Brown
September 27, 2022
International Issues in SEND and Inclusion brings together a collection of cutting-edge researches on approaches to special education needs and disability education, across 6 continents and within 12 countries. Written by authors who are experts in their own countries in relation to special ...
By Rob Webster, Anke A. de Boer
September 19, 2022
This book offers the first collection of international academic writing on the topic of teaching assistants. It serves as an indicative summary of current research and thinking in this field and as a point of departure for future research and development. With contributions from leading ...
By Jane Seale
May 18, 2022
This book examines the role that technologies play in the lives of adults with learning disabilities. It analyses how design and support practices can be used to support access to technology in ways that can enhance opportunities and life experiences. Drawing on international literature and the ...
By Evert-Jan Hoogerwerf, Katerina Mavrou, Ivan Traina
April 29, 2022
The Role of Assistive Technology in Fostering Inclusive Education uses evidence-based research to explore issues related to implementation of ICT-based Assistive Technology (ICT-AT) in education. It focuses on programmes and activities that aim at the empowerment of the learners with ...
By Craig Goodall
September 18, 2019
Providing a ‘one stop’ text, Understanding the Voices and Educational Experiences of Autistic Young People is a unique and comprehensive contribution to bridge the gap between theory, research and practice. Based on the author’s teaching and research experience, this book provides a theoretical and...