ERIC Number: ED195094
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Feb
Reference Count: 0
Special Education in the Netherlands.
Netherlands Ministry of Education and Sciences, The Hague.
The booklet traces various components of the special education system in the Netherlands. Initial sections cover special education structure and training of teachers for special education. Individual sections briefly address schools for the deaf, partially hearing, speech disordered, blind, partially sighted, physically handicapped, convalescent, delicate, epileptic, educationally subnormal, seriously maladjusted, learning and behavior disordered, multiply handicapped, and migrant. The types of services provided by special education are mentioned, the system of financing special education is outlined, and views on the future of special education are presented. Also dealt with are referral and admission procedures, transitional stages between special schools and ordinary schools, parent responsibility, and experiments in education. A list of addresses concludes the booklet. (SBH)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Netherlands Ministry of Education and Sciences, The Hague.