ERIC Number: ED044860
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
Reference Count: 0
The Principal Looks at Classes for the Physically Handicapped.
The booklet is designed for the principal with little background in special education who is responsible for administering a class for the physically handicapped in his building, or must supervise home or hospital classes. Essential elements of specialized services are described. Covered are definitions of handicapping conditions and their implications, and discussions of educational programs (residential and day), placement (team responsibility, records), educational provisions (facilities, equipment, materials), ancillary services (speech correction, physical therapy, occupational therapy, transportation), and administrative responsibilities (scheduling, supervision). (KW)
Descriptors: Administration, Administrator Role, Exceptional Child Education, Physical Disabilities, Services, Special Classes, Special Health Problems
Council for Exceptional Children, 1411 South Jefferson Davis Highway, Suite 900, Arlington, Virginia 20202 ($1.50)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois State Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction, Springfield.