ERIC Number: ED199522
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Oct-28
Reference Count: 0
Guidebook for Vocational Education for the Handicapped. Revised.
Gray, G. Susan
This guidebook is intended to provide resource information needed to develop comprehensive vocational education for handicapped students in rural areas as well as to synthesize suggestions from successful experiences in special vocational education programs currently in existence. The guidebook provides information on the following laws and regulations: Public Law 93-112, Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (Section 504); Public Law 94-482, Vocational Education Act of 1976; Office of Civil Rights Vocational Education Program Guidelines; Public Law 94-142, Education for All Handicapped Children Act; and New York State handicapped information; and a summary of laws about vocational education of handicapped children. The guide also includes information on referral and identification of the handicapped, assessment/evaluation, and special vocational education programming information. (KC)
Descriptors: Disabilities, Educational Legislation, Federal Legislation, Handicap Identification, Hearing Impairments, Laws, Mental Retardation, Physical Disabilities, Program Descriptions, Program Guides, Public Policy, Rural Areas, Secondary Education, State Legislation, Students, Visual Impairments, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: New York State Education Dept., Albany. Office of Occupational and Continuing Education.
Identifiers: Education for All Handicapped Children Act; New York; Office of Civil Rights Voc Educ Program Guidelines; Rehabilitation Act 1973 (Section 504); Vocational Education Amendments 1976