The latest edition of this bestselling text provides practical, immediately-useful strategies for teaching students, managing professional responsibilities, and collaborating with family and other educators. "The authors do an excellent job of presenting current, up-to-date, comprehensive and empirically supported information." - Dr. Patricia J. Edelen-Smith,Universityof Hawaiiat Manoa "I love the way this book encourages students to be interactive." - Linda Metske,LyndonStateCollege What's New to this Edition? Anew chapter on Response to Interventionreflects the increased importance of multi-tiered assessment in today's classrooms. Significantlyincreased and integrated discussion of the impact and implementation of RTIreinforces the importance of understanding multi-tiered assessment. A new, separate and earlier chapter onPromoting Social Acceptance and Managing Behaviorprovides a more focused presentation on socialization, more information on behavior, and lets the reader get to know the students they will teach before presenting them with teaching strategies. Additional methods forcommunicating and working effectively with familiesenables the reader to more effectively collaborate with parents of students with special needs. Spotlight on Diversity featuresincorporate the most current methods for teaching diverse student populations, including students from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. Your Class. Your Career. Everyone's Future. MyEducationLab is a research-based learning tool that brings special education teaching to life. Through authentic in-class video footage, interactive simulations, rich case studies, examples of authentic teacher and student work, and more, MyEducationLab prepares you for your teaching career by showing you what quality special education instruction looks like. What's more, MyEducationLab is easy to use. In your textbook look for the MyEducationLab logo in the margins of the text and follow the simple link instructions to access the MyEducationLab video or activity that corresponds with the chapter content. For more information turn to the MyEducationLab walk-through preface or go to www.myeducationlab.com .Bos, Candace S. is the author of 'Strategies for Teaching Students with Learning and Behavior Problems (7th Edition)', published 2008 under ISBN 9780205608560 and ISBN 0205608566.