ERIC Number: ED024174
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967
Reference Count: 0
Education of the Deaf; The Challenge and the Charge. A Report of the National Conference on Education of the Deaf (Colorado Springs, Colorado, April 12-15, 1967).
Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Washington, DC.
Conference keynote addresses present the views of a non-professional on deaf education, a plea for a global approach to the child with auditory problems, a psychiatric approach to the problems of deaf children, and legislation affecting deaf education. Discussions and recommendations are summarized concerning the medical-psychological, management-education, and government-finance areas for four age groups: 0 to 5, 6 to 16, 17 to 21, and 22-plus years. An introduction and summary and impressions are provided; conference organization and participants are listed. (JD)
Descriptors: Child Development, Communication Problems, Deafness, Educational Needs, Educational Problems, Emotional Problems, Etiology, Exceptional Child Education, Financial Support, Hearing Impairments, Language Handicaps, Legislation, Medical Services, Mental Health, Multiple Disabilities, Program Development, Psychological Needs, Research Needs, Services, Speech Handicaps
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 ($0.75).
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Washington, DC.