Dr. Elizabeth West: Online Workshop: Overview of Special Education and Influence on Native Learners

Please enjoy this short video of scholar Dr. Elizabeth West presenting a synthesis of the research on Special Education, with particular focus on implications and statical trends for Native students and families.


In this video, Dr. West of the University of Washington outlines a concise overview of the purpose, laws, and field of Special Education. Additionally, she presents recent data on how Native students are represented in Special Education in relation to other ethnic or racial groups.

Learn more about Dr. West and her work via her online profile as an Associate Professor at the University of Washington College of Education at the University of Washington College of Education.

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