This chapter provides information about Mexico, including history, structure, population, composition, literacy and educational system. It focuses on special education and special needs with an overview of current national legislative mandates in regard to students with disabilities. It discusses teachers' training, barriers in providing quality special education, inclusion practices, promising trends, and resources.
|Title of host publication||The Praeger International Handbook of Special Education|
|Subtitle of host publication||The Americas|
|Editors||Michael Wehmeyer, James Patton|
|Place of Publication||Santa Barbara, California, United States|
|Number of pages||12|
|Publication status||Published - 2017|