ERIC Number: ED034909
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969-Dec
Reference Count: 0
Exceptional Children Conference Papers: Curriculum, Methods, and Materials in Early Childhood Education Programs.
Council for Exceptional Children, Arlington, VA.
Thirteen papers on early childhood education are presented on the following topics: stimulation and cognitive development of infants and younger children, curriculum development for young handicapped children, a rationale for sequencing instructional activities for preschool handicapped children, observation of educational activities and children's behavior in a nursery school, materials and procedures for assessing cognitive development in preschool children, a preschool program for young cerebral palsied children, the British Infant School Program, the program of the Human Development Training Institute (San Diego), two papers on the young visually impaired dealing with age ranges from birth to 3 years, and 3 to 6 years, and a service for parents and visually handicapped preschoolers in a metropolitan area. Also included are discussions of a demonstration project of speech therapy for preschoolers with cleft palate and new techniques in speech therapy for young children. (RJ)
Descriptors: Cerebral Palsy, Classroom Observation Techniques, Cleft Palate, Conference Reports, Curriculum, Curriculum Development, Early Childhood Education, Early Experience, Educational Programs, Exceptional Child Education, Parent Participation, Preschool Children, Sequential Approach, Speech Handicaps, Speech Therapy, Student Behavior, Student Evaluation, Visual Impairments
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Council for Exceptional Children, Arlington, VA.
Note: Papers presented at the Special Conference on Early Childhood Education, New Orleans, Louisiana, December 10-13, 1969.