ERIC Number: ED047431
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Reference Count: 0
Conference Proceedings: 1970 State Conference for Teachers of Exceptional Children (Louisville, Kentucky, October 30-31, 1970).
Kentucky State Dept. of Education, Frankfort. Div. of Special Education.
The official program of the Kentucky state conference for teachers of exceptional children (held in Louisville, October 30-31, 1970) is presented accompanied with photographs of the conference participants. Included are introductory comments by LeRoy Aserlind relating his childhood experiences and goals to those of special education, Stella Edwards' talk on the influence of the teacher on the special education program, and a speech given by Ernest Siegel focusing on the needs of the older exceptional child. Interest sessions which were held during the conference are summarized in the following areas: new dimensions and physical education for the handicapped, language development and assessment, arithmetic concepts for the mentally handicapped, classroom discipline, an evaluation of activities for the trainable mentally handicapped, multi-media approach to materials, programs for educable mentally handicapped high school students, and problems of emotionally disturbed children. A list of exhibitors is also provided. (RD)
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Authoring Institution: Kentucky State Dept. of Education, Frankfort. Div. of Special Education.