Community-Based Education for Students with Developmental Disabilities in Tanzania
|Series title:||SpringerBriefs in Education Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $54.99|
| Book Description: |
Based on a yearlong ethnographic study, this book describes the daily life and work of the Irente Rainbow School, a special education school for students with developmental disabilities in Lushoto, Tanzania. It examines the use of local context, community funds of knowledge, culturally relevant pedagogy, and community support to teach students with disabilities important life skills, independence, self-advocacy and to fight for their human rights. This book offers several...