Major fields: Disability Studies in Education, Bilingual Special Education, Special Education, Bilingual Education, Sociolinguistics, Immigrant Issues
My line of inquiry explores the educational experiences of the children and families who live at the intersection of disability and multilingualism. My current research examines the exclusion of bilingual Latino children with disabilities from the inclusion movement within public education.
Cioè-Peña, M. (under review). "Bilingualism, Dis/ability, and Stigma: When a social justice movement becomes a silencing tool."
Cioè-Peña, M. (under review). "Raciolinguistics and the education of Emergent Bilinguals Labeled as Disabled"
Cioè-Peña, M. (under review). "After the phone call: culture, disability and the construction of a "bad" mother"