ERIC Number: ED052397
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Exceptional Children Conference Papers: Physical Handicap.
Council for Exceptional Children, Arlington, VA.
Four papers give attention to the physically handicapped child. The development of young cerebral palsied children according to Piaget's sensorimotor theory is discussed by F. Annette Tessier. The nature of crippled and other health impaired populations and provisions for their education are summarized by Joan R. Ward, based upon information presented at the Special Study Institute on Professional Preparation for Educators of Crippled Children (West Point, New York, December 9-12, 1970). Richard Galusha describes the Dr. J. P. Lord School for Physically handicapped children, an Omaha, Nebraska public school. In the fourth brief paper, Joe Gaughan reviews a model Title VI-B program for physically handicapped children in Nebraska - a Therapeutic Nursery School. (KW)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Council for Exceptional Children, Arlington, VA.
Identifiers: Nebraska; Piaget (Jean)
Note: Papers presented at the Annual International Convention of the Council for Exceptional Children (49th, Miami Beach, Florida, April 18-24, 1971)