Students with Disabilities Can Make AYP
This book provides a systematic process that will assist you in working with a team to analyze needs and determine which activities, if implemented, would have the greatest impact on students with disabilities in your school
Turning Average Instruction into
Students with Disabilities CAN Meet Accountability Standards
"This excellent work of John O'Connor's invites teachers and other school leaders to reflect, grow, and learn from their practice. The application-based case studies at the end of each chapter are particularly insightful and user friendly. Combining stimulating ideas and practical suggestions, Students with Disabilities Can Meet Achievement Standards will ensure that your school is fully prepared today to confront the challenges of tomorrow. " Gloria Talley, Deputy Supt. of Teaching & Learning, DeKalb County Schools, Georgia
"Educators have an overwhelming challenge to provide a superior academic experience for their students. This book identifies these challenges and offers practical solutions that will effect above average results. Students, O'Connor has your back!"
Marie S. Corrigan, Founding Director, Sophia Academy
This is a good book for special educators, and a great book for general educators.
John O'Dell, Chair of Educational Admin. & Supervision, Lincoln Memorial University
Great Instruction, Great Achievement for Students with Disabilities
"A comprehensive guide to what all students need to be successful in the classroom. Great Instruction – Great Achievement for Students with Disabilities provides any administrator the necessary information to develop effective programs. "
Michael Remus, Dir. of Student Services, Sedona-Oak Creek Unified & Cottonwood Elementary School District, AZ
"Great Instruction – Great Achievement for Students with Disabilities is an exceptional guide for implementing highly effective programs for all students. "
Dr. Pamela W. Howard, Consultant, Tuscaloosa, AL
"As an administrator, I know that I will use this book to improve our district’s services, and to raise the bar on academic achievement for our students with disabilities. "
Adam Leckie, Director of Exceptional Student Services, Florence Unified School District, AZ
"Finally, a book that targets all the evidence-based instructional strategies for students with disabilities in an easy to read format. "
Dr. Luann Purcell, Executive Director, Council for Administrators of Special Education, Warner Robins, GA
"What administrators need are resources that are succinct, readable, defensible, and, most of all, doable. John O’Connor has given us the gift of a brilliant contribution. Using this resource will produce GREAT instruction for ALL students."
Dr. Stevan Kukic, Consultant, Longmont, CO