ERIC Number: ED023940
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
Reference Count: 0
Rates and Standards.
Recommendations are made for tentative regulations for the operation of an Educational Materials Coordinating Unit in the area of handproduced educational materials for the visually handicapped. General administrative recommendations for all media are provided in addition to recommendations by the braille, large type, and tape recording groups. Instructions are given for the braille transcription of textbooks; for volunteer produced, large type textbooks; and for the recording of textbooks. An appendix lists 11 national, 11 state, and three local agencies serving the visually handicapped and indicates the title and source of six braille reference materials. (RP)
Descriptors: Administration, Audiovisual Aids, Blindness, Braille, Exceptional Child Services, Guidelines, Instructional Materials, Large Type Materials, Learning Resources Centers, Partial Vision, Standards, State Departments of Education, State Programs, Tape Recordings, Textbooks, Visual Impairments, Voluntary Agencies
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Illinois State Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction, Springfield.
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Educational Materials Coordination Unit IL; Illinois; Public Law 88 164
Note: Published by the Educational Materials Coordinating Unit, Chicago, Ill.