ERIC Number: ED031850
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969-Mar-15
Reference Count: 0
An Exemplary Program of Special Education for Handicapped Children and Demonstration Center of Special Education. Evaluation: Project Adjustment, Title III, E.S.E.A.
Marion Community Unit School District 2, IL.
Ten objectives determined to meet the needs of emotionally disturbed children and incorporated into Project Adjustment are described and evaluated. Case studies, reports, graphs, and records illustrate the success or failure of the following objectives: provision of special education for more students; individual diagnosis and placement; inservice program for local staffs; increased number of clinic staff; provision of professional staff on a countrywide basis; reduction of student drop-outs; development of a system of communications for the demonstration center; development of procedures for adequate screening; provision of a demonstration center for the southern area of the state; and provision of a special demonstration class of maladjusted children at Southern Illinois University. (RJ)
Descriptors: Case Studies, Clinical Diagnosis, Demonstration Centers, Dropout Prevention, Emotional Disturbances, Exceptional Child Services, Identification, Inservice Teacher Education, Professional Personnel, Professional Services, Program Evaluation, Psychoeducational Clinics, Psychological Evaluation, Recruitment, Special Classes, Statistical Data
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Marion Community Unit School District 2, IL.