Minorities Are Disproportionately Underrepresented in Special Education: Longitudinal Evidence Across Five Disability Conditions

News Coverage

Is Special Education Racist?
Education Week, July 8, 2015

Ethnic, Racial and Language Minority Youth Disproportionately Underrepresented in Special Education
Latin Post, July 7, 2015

The Racial Imbalances of Special Education
The Atlantic, July 6, 2015

Big News or Flawed Research? The New Special Education Controversy
Huffington Post, July 6, 2015

Study on Black, Hispanic Children in Special Ed Wrong, Regressive
Diverse Issues In Higher Education, July 5, 2015

Minorities and Special Ed
American RadioWorks, July 2, 2015

Too Many or Too Few Black and Latino Kids in Special Ed?
National Journal, July 2, 2015

The Supreme Court's Disastrous Misreading of the Fair Housing Act
The Wall Street Journal, June 30, 2015

The Special Education Narrative That May Not Be Right
Washington Monthly, June 29, 2015

Minorities Less Likely To Be Identified as Disabled
Diverse Education, June 29, 2015

New study challenges previous research about special education students
89.3 KPCC, June 26, 2015 

Is special education biased against racial minorities?
Washington Examiner, June 25, 2015

Study on Minorities in Special Education Proves Provocative
Education Week, June 25, 2015

Minority Children are Unrepresented in Special Education
OC Weekly, June 25, 2015

Minorities Less Likely to Be Identified for Special Education, Study Finds
Education Week, June 24, 2015

What You Thought About Minority Students and Special Ed Is Wrong
U.S. News & World Report, June 24, 2015

More Minority Students Should Be In Special Ed, Study Says
Huffington Post, June 24, 2015

Is Special Education Racist? (op-ed)
New York Times, June 24, 2015

Morning Education: Challenging Special Education Policy
Politico, June 24, 2015