ERIC Number: ED229926
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: 0
Creating Awareness: Special Needs Children in Family Day Care.
Bell, Catherine; Chalufour, Ingrid
One of four packets designed to help day care providers serve handicapped children and their parents, the booklet describes ways to create awareness of and positive attitudes toward handicapped children. Discussion of a 1-day workshop is followed by excerpts from writings of pediatricians and educators on the needs of children with disabilities. Workshop activities described include simulation activities to help participants understand the feelings accompanying handicaps. Appended materials include a list of books, films, and recipes. (CL)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Child and Youth Board of Washington County, Machias, ME.
Note: Developed and distributed by the Washington County Children's Program Outreach Project. For related documents, see EC 151 921-927.