THe following brief is an excellent school and practitioner resource from NCCREST. The following link provides you the link directly to the page of practitioner briefs. My favorite:
Preventing Disproportionate Representation: Culturally and Linguistically Responsive Prereferral Interventions
Shernaz Garcia, The University of Texas at Austin
Alba Ortiz, The University of Texas at Austin
Claudia is the Endowed Joan Wieler Arno 49 Professor at Lasell University. She is currently a full professor of education and chair of the Education Program. Claudia has been a teacher, researcher, consultant, and professor of special education.