ERIC Number: ED030739
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969-Feb
Reference Count: 0
Papers Presented at the National Conference on Vocational Education of Handicapped Persons (Pittsburgh, Pa., February 25-27, 1969); Summary of Conference Work Groups.
Pittsburgh Univ., PA. Dept. of Special Education and Rehabilitation.
Presentations at this conference included: (1) "Potential for Employment of the Handicapped," by John W. Kidd, (2) "Implementing Programs to Serve the Handicapped: Some Concerns and Considerations," by Jerry C. Olson, (3) "Labor and Industry Look at the Training and Placement of the Handicapped," by Ralph A. Peckham, (4) "Comprehensive Vocational Preparation of the Handicapped: An Inter-Agency Problem," by Salvatore DiMichael, (5) "Integrated and Segregated Vocational Education Programs for the Handicapped," by G. Orville Johnson, and (6) "The Education of Mentally Handicapped Youth in a Large Urban Community," by Jerry Miller. Summary recommendations of conference work groups are presented for the areas of administration, instructional programs, supportive services, personnel preparation, and directions. (CH)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Adult, Vocational, and Technical Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC. Div. of Vocational and Technical Education.
Authoring Institution: Pittsburgh Univ., PA. Dept. of Special Education and Rehabilitation.