ERIC Number: ED061660
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: 0
Staff Training in a University Setting (Emphasis on Parent Training). Volume II, Number 5.
Presented is the script for a slide show on staff role and training, with emphasis on parent education, in an educational program for preschool children who are educable mentally handicapped and who have at least one other handicapping condition from the areas of hearing, vision, speech, orthopedic, or emotional disturbance. The main project objective is to provide intervention to help the children function more effectively in the home, in school, and in society. Representative slide commentaries discuss the organization of the precise early education of children with handicaps program, children's daily activities in small and large groups, participation by all members of the family, parent support and education, admission of child to program, parent role in learning activities in the home, family development, use of video and audio tapes to instruct the parents, home visits, and helping families with transportation and babysitting problems to encourage parent attendance at regular meetings. (CB)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Texas Univ., Austin. Dept. of Special Education.