ERIC Number: ED040518
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
Reference Count: N/A
Community Preparedness for Retardates.
Scheer, Ralph M.; And Others
Education of institutionalized mentally handicapped adolescent males in adjustment to adulthood is explained; program curriculum and evaluation by attendants is reviewed. Course content is outlined in the following areas: grooming for males, social hygiene and sex education, communication and transportation, the individual and the law, current events, bicycle training, dating, constructive use of leisure time, money management, and the world of work. For each area, the population involved and final examination results are also described. (JD)
Descriptors: Course Descriptions, Curriculum Guides, Dating (Social), Exceptional Child Education, Hygiene, Leisure Time, Mental Retardation, Program Descriptions, Self Care Skills, Sex Education, Social Adjustment, Social Development, Vocational Adjustment
Austin State School, P.O. Box 1269, Austin, Texas 78767
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Public Health Service (DHEW), Rockville, MD.
Authoring Institution: Austin State School, TX.