ERIC Number: ED192477
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Adaptive Equipment: A Project APT Resource Manual.
Gendreau, Joan C.; And Others
One of a series of materials developed by Project APT (Administrators, Parents, and Teachers/Assessment, Programing, and Training), a program designed to foster home/school coordination in educational planning and program implementation for severely mentally retarded and/or multiply handicapped students; the booklet provides information on adaptive equipment for physically handicapped students. Sections describe adaptive equipment, such as bolsters and mats; offer general guidelines for the selection and use of wheelchairs; and list 13 books and publications on adaptive equipment (how to make it and where to buy it) as well as a list of 11 manufacturers who publish catalogs. (PHR)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Fairfax County Schools, VA.
Identifiers: Project APT
Note: For related material, see EC 130 126-131.