ERIC Number: ED044842
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Reference Count: 0
Identification of Exceptional Children (Handbook for Screening Team Chairmen).
Mississippi State Dept. of Education, Jackson.
General screening policies and procedures for identification of exceptional children in Mississippi are described including aspects of philosophy, definitions, legal provisions, regional screening teams, and the organization of special education classes. The screening processes for the specific handicaps of mental retardation, learning disabilities, emotional disturbance, physical impairments, and homebound children are discussed. Various sample forms used in the screening procedures are included. (RD)
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Authoring Institution: Mississippi State Dept. of Education, Jackson.