ERIC Number: ED049575
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: 0
The Education of Handicapped Children in Australia.
Emerson, T. L. W.; Wilson, J. J.
A paper dealing with the education of handicapped children in Australia, presented at the Pan Pacific Conference on the Education of Exceptional Children (Honolulu, Hawaii, February 9-12, 1971), is featured. The provision for the education of handicapped children in one state, Victoria, is described in detail, and the ways in which other states differ from Victoria's pattern is then outlined. An historical background, the present educational system, the placement of handicapped children, the training of teachers, the curricula, employment opportunities, and successes, problems, and future plans are covered. (CD)
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Note: Paper presented at the Pan Pacific Conference on the Education of Exceptional Children (Honolulu, Hawaii, February 9-12, 1971)