ERIC Number: ED071218
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Jul
Reference Count: 0
The Summer Family Conference Report of the Early Education Program.
The report covers the first 2 years of operation of the Summer Family Conference, a 5-day program designed to provide intensive educational and counseling services to families with young (2-6 years) cerebral palsied children. Families involved were those considered hard to reach due to poverty or other factors by United Cerebral Palsy of New York City, Inc., the conference sponsor. The report of the first and second conferences covers purposes of the conference, a description of the problems of cerebral palsy (medical, learning, psychological, and social problems), planning information (conference format, criteria for selecting families and site, parent preparation, transportation), the daily program and activities, and evaluation findings. Appended are detailed conference schedules and various forms, questionnaires, and letters related to conference planning and evaluation. (KW)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: United Cerebral Palsy of New York City, Inc., NY.