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Condition Critical

Key Principles for Equitable and Inclusive Education

Mara Sapon-Shevin and Diana Lawrence-Brown

This important book provides a unique merging of disability studies, critical multiculturalism, and social justice advocacy to develop both the knowledge base and the essential insights for implementing fully inclusive education.  

Widening the Circle

The Power of Inclusive Classrooms

Mara Sapon-Shevin

Widening the Circle is a passionate, even radical argument for creating school and classroom environments where all kids, including children labeled as “disabled” and “special needs,” are welcome on equal terms.

Because We Can Change the World

A Practical Guide to Building Cooperative, Inclusive Classroom Communities

Mara Sapon-Shevin

Mara Sapon-Shevin skillfully blends vision statements, stories, and strategies to guide teachers in promoting social justice and creating classrooms that allow all children to experience academic success.

Educational Courage

Resisting the Ambush of Public Education

Mara Sapon-Shevin and Nancy Schniedewind

Lost amid the debate over educational policies are the stories of the educators, parents, and students who are most affected by legislation such as No Child Left Behind and Race to the Top. 

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