ERIC Number: ED033487
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Learning Disabilities Reconsidered: A Report of the Wayne County Committee for the Study of Children with Learning Disabilities, 1967-1969.
Wayne County Intermediate School District, Detroit, MI.
A report of a county committee to investigate programs and problems related to learning disabilities reviews areas which were examined. Consideration is given to the work of the committee and its division into subcommittees, to the dilemma of defining learning disabilities, and to solutions for dealing with handicapped children, including special classes and regular class placement. Supportive services, aids, and resource teachers are considered to assist regular teachers. The responses of 31 of 43 public school districts in the county concerning practices for children with learning disabilities are summarized. Recommendations for research and field trips made by H. Carl Haywood are presented as are his suggestions for planning and developing programs. The suggestions of the committee and a list of members are included. (RJ)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Wayne County Intermediate School District, Detroit, MI.