ERIC Number: ED176444
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
Resources for Schools: 9. Resources for Training Educators of Children with Special Needs.
Massachusetts State Dept. of Education, Boston. Massachusetts Dissemination Project.
The guide provides information on training materials, programs, and organizations for preparing educators to work with handicapped children. Entries include a brief description, cost, and contact address for materials on the following topics: adapted physical education, administration, affective development, early childhood education, individualized education programs, laws and regulations, mainstreaming, parents/parental involvement, regular classroom teachers, resource rooms, severe special needs, speech and language development, testing/program evaluation, and vocational special education. A second section lists training programs and organizations for adapted physical education/physical development, administrator education, arts/environmental design, bilingual special education, early childhood education, mainstreaming, parents and parental involvement, regular classroom teachers, seizure disorders, severe special needs, and vocational special education. Seventeen reource centers and general training sources are listed, and training programs offered by Massachusetts colleges and universities are briefly described. (CL)
Descriptors: Adapted Physical Education, Administration, Bilingual Education, Early Childhood Education, Exceptional Child Services, Guidelines, Handicapped Children, Higher Education, Individualized Programs, Legislation, Mainstreaming, Parent Participation, Program Descriptions, Resource Materials, Resource Room Programs, State Programs, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Massachusetts State Dept. of Education, Boston. Massachusetts Dissemination Project.
Note: Prepared in collaboration with the Massachusetts Dissemination Project