ERIC Number: ED065947
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-May
Reference Count: 0
National Survey of State Identification Audiometry Programs and Special Educational Services for Hearing Impaired Children and Youth United States: 1972.
Gallaudet Coll., Washington, DC. Office of Demographic Studies.
Reported were descriptive data concerning identification audiometry (hearing screening) and special educational programs for the hearing impaired. Data were provided in tabular format for each state in the country and the District of Columbia. Hearing screening program data included extent of coverage, grade or ages covered annually, year and number of children screened, initial and followup screening procedures, authority and administration for operation of the programs, and state summary of special educational services. Educational programs for the hearing impaired are discussed in terms of authority and administration of programs, eligibility criteria, program type, number of students enrolled, and location of school records. Data were collected during the period of August 1971 through February 1972. (CB)
Descriptors: Demography, Educational Programs, Exceptional Child Education, Hearing Impairments, Identification, National Surveys, Program Descriptions, Screening Tests, Statistical Data
Gallaudet College Book Store, Washington, D.C. 20002 ($2.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Gallaudet Coll., Washington, DC. Office of Demographic Studies.