For those of you interested in the BIG PICTURE of disability in our culture, there is a new source from which to quote. According to the CEC Policy Insider eNewsletter:
This week, the Rehabilitation Research and Training Center on Disability Statistics and Demographics (StatsRRTC) released the first Annual Compendium of Disability Statistics. The Compendium is a compilation of the most recent disability statistics published by federal agencies and includes data on special education gathered from the Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP), which is housed within the U.S. Department of Education.
Download the entire report from http://www.disabilitycompendium.org/.