ERIC Number: ED064823
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Jun
Reference Count: 0
A Program for Training the Student with Special Needs.
Mossman, Marshall L., Ed.
The booklet is reported to be designed for use as a source book by individuals concerned with establishing special needs vocational education programs to train mentally and physically handicapped students in semi-skilled occupations. General considerations presented cover the goal of releasing human potential, overall objectives of the program, psychological guidelines relating to knowing the child, readability of the textbook, curriculum guidelines, and evaluation procedures. Curriculum areas then included are health occupations, landscaping, graphic arts, plant maintenance, welding, driver education, small engine mechanics, domestic appliance repair, business occupations, auto mechanics, and auto body mechanics. Usually provided for each curriculum entry are a course description, listing of performance objectives, course outline, and operational notes. Concluding information concerns student personnel services, placement and program counselor, and psychologist. Appended are a chronology of the special needs program and operational forms. (CB)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Michigan State Dept. of Education, Lansing. Special Needs Program.
Authoring Institution: Genesee Area Skill Center, Flint, MI.