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Collaboration Between Professional School Counselors and Special Education Teachers
Jennifer Barrow and Nancy Mamlin
Since the passage of Public Law 94-142 in 1975, professional school counselors have been serving an increasing number of students with disabilities. This article suggests best practices for improving the collaborative efforts of professional school counselors and special education teachers.
Keywords: school counseling, special education, collaboration, student outcomes