Services to students with low incidence disabilities in rural areas: Areas of need

What are the specific needs of school districts in rural areas for students who are deaf, blind, and/or have severe disabilities?

A survey was sent out to educators and families in rural areas of the United States. The survey consisted of a series of statements about services, and a rating scale for indicating the level of adequacy for that service in the district of the respondent.

Results available at:

Rude, H., Jackson, L., Correa, S., Luckner, J., Ferrell, K., & Muir, S. (in press). Perceived Needs of Students with Low-Incidence Disabilities in Rural Areas: What Professionals and Parents are Saying. Rural Special Education Quarterly.