ERIC Number: ED036017
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969-May
Reference Count: 0
Directory of Programs for the Education of Handicapped Children in the U.S. Office of Education.
Goodman, Elizabeth M.
The directory identifies the responsibilities and programs for the education of handicapped children by the U.S. Office of Education and describes the purpose, size, and scope of effort of these programs. The major section of the document covers divisions within the Bureau of Education for the Handicapped, the Bureau of Elementary and Secondary Education, and the Bureau of Higher Education. Other bureaus covered are Adult, Vocational, and Library Programs, Educational Personnel Development, Research, and the Office of Construction Service. The role of each bureau or division is discussed. Types of benefits and responsibilities are tabulated for each program and the piece of legislation which goes with it. An alphabetical index to programs and a categorical index are also included. (RJ)
Descriptors: Agency Role, Construction Programs, Directories, Educational Programs, Exceptional Child Education, Federal Aid, Federal Legislation, Grants, Handicapped Children, Professional Education, Program Administration, Program Descriptions, Program Development, Research Projects, Services, Teacher Education
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.