ERIC Number: ED173991
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-May
Reference Count: 0
Arts and the Handicapped: Current Legislation. A Report of a Mini Conference, May, 1977.
National Committee, Arts for the Handicapped, Washington, DC.
The document reports the proceedings of a mini-conference on the impact of P.L. 94-142 (the Education for All Handicapped Children Act) and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 on arts programs for the handicapped. Included are sections on the following: a brief review of P.L. 94-142, Section 504, and Section 409 of P.L. 93-380; a copy of the conference program; description of the conference format; review of proceedings covering such areas as exemplary arts programs for the handicapped; a summary of results of small group discussions; a list of participants; and a conference evaluation report. Among appended materials are texts of the presentations entitled "Who Are the Handicapped?," and "A Parent Talks About Arts and the Handicapped." (SBH)
Descriptors: Art Education, Conference Reports, Elementary Secondary Education, Federal Legislation, Handicapped Children
National Committee, Arts for the Handicapped, Suite 801, 1701 K Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20006 ($1.50)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Committee, Arts for the Handicapped, Washington, DC.
Note: The Clover Park School District produced the document