ERIC Number: ED048721
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1968
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Administrator's Guide to Programs for Exceptional Children.
Bockus, Patricia, Ed.
The guide is intended to provide local school administrators in South Carolina with guidelines and procedures for the establishment and maintenance of educational programs in the following areas of exceptionality: educable and trainable mentally handicapped, emotionally handicapped, hearing handicapped, homebound and hospitalized, orthopedically handicapped, speech handicapped, and visually handicapped. Procedures for operating such programs are outlined, and information concerning staffing, financing, and reporting progress is provided. Detailed for each exceptionality are legal definition of the handicap, identification and selection procedures, pupil groupings, classroom location and facilities, teacher certification requirements, reimbursement procedures or reimbursable categories. and procedures for establishing and maintaining a program. Appended are certification requirement, sample forms, the South Carolina Special Education Act of 1967, and information on funds available for training teachers of exceptional children. (KW)
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Authoring Institution: South Carolina State Dept. of Education, Columbia.
Identifiers - Location: South Carolina