ERIC Number: ED039378
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Teaching Strategies, Methods, and Materials. Papers Presented at the Annual International Convention of the Council for Exceptional Children (48th, Chicago, Illinois, April 19-25, 1970).
Council for Exceptional Children, Arlington, VA.
The report of the proceedings of the convention of the Council for Exceptional Children in 1970 includes papers on the following topics: a workshop report on the team approach in using educational media, means of decelerating disruptive classroom behavior, the promotion of motor development in young retardates, the use of pictorial symbols to teach reading to the mentally handicapped, and cognitive training with the educable mentally handicapped. Discussions also concern the development of social skills with the educable mentally handicapped in secondary schools, the natural environment of the school camp experience, the benefits of research to the classroom teacher of the multihandicapped, research trends for the physical and health handicapped, public school services in a maternity home, and educational programs for pregnant girls. (JM)
Descriptors: Behavior Problems, Camping, Cognitive Development, Educational Methods, Educational Programs, Exceptional Child Education, Instructional Materials, Interdisciplinary Approach, Interpersonal Competence, Mental Retardation, Motor Development, Multiple Disabilities, Physical Disabilities, Pictorial Stimuli, Pregnancy, Research Utilization, Teaching Methods
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Council for Exceptional Children, Arlington, VA.