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ERIC Number: ED017117
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1965
Pages: 1
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THE TEACHER OF THE MENTALLY RETARDED.
CHARNEY, LEON; LACROSSE, EDWARD
BASIC INFORMATION IS PROVIDED FOR PROSPECTIVE TEACHERS OF MENTALLY RETARDED CHILDREN. THE FIRST FOUR CHAPTERS ARE DEVOTED TO CLASSROOM CONDITIONS, PARENTAL ATTITUDES, AND TEACHER-PUPIL INTERACTION IN THE SPECIAL CLASS FOR RETARDATES. CHAPTER ONE GIVES A GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF THE MENTALLY RETARDED CHILD AS HE APPEARS TO THE TEACHER. CHAPTER TWO REVIEWS A TYPICAL DAY IN THE CLASSROOM AND THE PROBLEMS WHICH OFTEN CONFRONT THE TEACHER OF MENTALLY RETARDED CHILDREN. THE THIRD CHAPTER DESCRIBES THE TEACHER'S VISITS TO THE HOMES OF SOME OF HER STUDENTS AND THE PARENTAL REACTIONS TO HER VISITS. CHAPTER FOUR DISCUSSES THE TEACHER OF THE MENTALLY RETARDED AS A PROFESSIONAL PERSON. THE NEXT THREE CHAPTERS ARE CONCERNED WITH PROGRAM ORGANIZATION FOR EDUCABLE AND TRAINABLE RETARDATES, TEACHER CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS IN EACH OF THE FIFTY STATES, AND FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE TO PERSONS RECEIVING PROFESSIONAL TRAINING. A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF SIX REFERENCES IS INCLUDED. THIS DOCUMENT WAS PUBLISHED BY THE JOHN DAY CO., NEW YORK, NEW YORK, AND IS AVAILABLE FOR $4.95. (MU)
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