ERIC Number: ED165433
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Special Education Handbook. State of Alaska 1978.
The handbook provides policy and procedure information regarding special education in Alaska. Seven topic areas are addressed (sample subtopics in parentheses): authority and responsibility for special education in Alaska; procedures for the establishment and operation of special education programs (initial identification, provision of services); program placement alternatives (contracts and transfers); public school foundation schedule (plan of service for gifted and talented); definitions of exceptionalities; other definitions (assessment, least restrictive, adaptive behavior); and eligibility for services (implications of cultural divergence and specific eligibility criteria). (CL)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alaska State Dept. of Education, Juneau.
Note: For the l977 edition, see EC 111 227