ERIC Number: ED250884
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982-Sep
Reference Count: 0
Program Suggestions for Juvenile Detention Facilities. The Special Education Process in Michigan.
Michigan State Dept. of Education, Lansing. Div. of Special Education.
The booklet outlines Michigan's procedures for providing educational programs in juvenile detention facilities, with emphasis on special education programing. The following topics are addressed: education responsibility, interagency agreements and relationships (cooperation among juvenile courts, detention facilities, and operating school districts); student placement into a special education program; notification of educational placement; the individualized education plan; the education program (need for planning, individualization); support services (operating and intermediate school districts, juvenile detention facility, juvenile court, and community agencies); the education staff (roles of teachers and paraprofessionals, effective inservice training); education records; funding options for education programs; and program evaluation. Specific state rules and regulations are referred to throughout the manual. Appended material includes information on reimbursement of teacher aides and funding options. (CL)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Michigan State Dept. of Education, Lansing. Div. of Special Education.