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Author MacArthur, Jude.

Title Bullied and teased or just another kid? : the social experiences of students with disabilities at school / Jude MacArthur and Michael Gaffney
Published Wellington : New Zealand Council for Educational Research, 2001

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Description 116 pages ; 21 cm
Contents 1. An introduction to the social experiences of children with disabilities at school -- 2. Students' experiences of bullying -- 3. Students' friendships and relationships -- 4. Siblings, bullying and friendships -- 5. Implications for schools: creating safe and supportive school environments for students with disabilities and their siblings
Summary 'Bullied and Teased or Just Another Kid?' offers insights for teachers and others which will help them understand disabled children's social involvement at school, including their experiences of bullying and the context in which it happens. These insights will assist in the development of welcoming and safe school environments for these children.The voices of students with disabilities from both primary and secondary schools are heard as they, their parents, and siblings talk freely about the impact of bullying and the strategies which have helped counter it
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 106-111) and index
Notes In English
Subject Learning disabled children.
Bullying in schools.
Bullying.
Learning disabled.
Harassment.
Students with disabilities -- New Zealand -- Social conditions.
Schools -- New Zealand -- Sociological aspects.
Bullying -- New Zealand.
Author Gaffney, Michael, 1963-
ISBN 1877293040
Other Titles Social experiences of students with disabilities at school