ERIC Number: ED059560
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Reference Count: 0
Professional Preparation for Educators of Crippled Children - Report of a Special Study Institute (West Point, New York, December 9-12, 1970).
Connor, Frances P., Ed.; And Others
The proceedings of the institute on professional preparation for educators of crippled and other health impaired (COHI) children focus on the following topics: definition of the child population, status of professional training (curriculum, practica, staff function), COHI teacher role, and training needs. Opinions expressed by participants prior to the institute via a questionnaire are also summarized, particularly as they concern status, problems, and trends in the field as related to population, teacher role, and professional training for both teachers and leadership personnel. Both prepared papers on the above topics and summaries of conference deliberations are included. (KW)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Columbia Univ., New York, NY. Teachers College.