ERIC Number: ED181323
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
Resources: Agencies and Organizations that Serve Special Needs Learners. "It Isn't Easy Being Special." Research & Development Series No. 178.
Campbell-Thrane, Lucille, Comp.
This directory identifies key agencies and organizations that provide guidance and assistance to anyone who works with the special needs learner. The offices and establishments described in the directory represent the numerous organizations and agencies responsive to the academic and vocational requirements of the following special needs populations: (1) American Indians, (2) Asian Americans, (3) Appalachian Whites, (4) bilinguals and those with limited English proficiency, (5) Black Americans, (6) gifted and talented, (7) handicapped, (8) Hispanics, (9) the incarcerated, (10) migrants, and (11) older Americans. Each section is identified by specific population and tells where to locate agencies and organizations. Contacts are listed in alphabetical order within each section. (LRA)
Descriptors: Academically Gifted, American Indians, Asian Americans, Bilingual Students, Blacks, Directories, Disadvantaged, Educational Resources, Handicapped Students, Information Sources, Mexican Americans, Migrants, Older Adults, Organizations (Groups), Prisoners, Talent, Vocational Education
National Center Publications, National Center for Research in Vocational Education, The Ohio State University, 1960 Kenny Road, Columbus, OH 43210 ($3.25; six piece set, $25.00)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.
Note: For related documents see CE 023 944-946 and CE 023 952