ERIC Number: ED166903
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Nov
Reference Count: 0
Information Bulletin, No. 4, 1978. About the Special Education in Finland.
Pietila, Asta, Ed.
The report describes the planning, organization, and provision of special education in Finnish comprehensive schools (for students from 7 to 16 years old). School officials address the following topics: relationship of special education to overall school reform, curriculum development, the education of the visually and aurally handicapped, numbers of pupils and teachers by type of special education for the school year 1977-1978, alternatives (special school, special class, and clinic placements) to special education, and special education for exceptional small groups (children with cerebral palsy, aural and visual handicaps). (CL)
Publication Type: Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Board of General Education, Helsinki (Finland). Research and Development Bureau.