This study examines the perceptions of individuals with disabilities concerning employment opportunities as administrative leaders in public school contexts. A discussion of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, as well as the definition of what is considered a legal disability, as provided in Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Additionally, this piece explains Critical Disability Theory as a theoretical lens that provides perspective and highlights the methods used in the data collection process. It reports preliminary findings and concludes with a discussion of why this educational issue is of significance.
Kinder, Sean Daniel
"LEADERSHIP OPPORTUNITIES IN EDUCATION FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES,"
Administrative Issues Journal: Vol. 5
, Article 12.
Available at: http://dc.swosu.edu/aij/vol5/iss3/12