George Lucas Educational Foundation

James R. Thompson

Professor of Special Education

James R. Thompson is a professor of special education and senior scientist at the Beach Center on Disability at the University of Kansas. His primary research for the past 15 years has been on support needs assessment and planning with children and adults with developmental disabilities. He resides in Normal, Illinois, and Lawrence, Kansas.


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