ERIC Number: ED072571
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973
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District Procedures for Providing Special Education for Exceptional Children and Youth.
Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Bureau of Education for Exceptional Students.
Guidelines for the development of educational programs for exceptional children in Florida public schools are provided. Instructions are appropriate for educational planning at the school district level. Basic considerations for the development of district procedures and programs are defined: historical perspective, mandatory legislation, program philosophy, funding, and district-wide and multi-district program planning. The roles of the State Department of Education and of the district school system in administering and supervising special education are also defined. General guidelines for planning programs for each area of exceptionality are presented, as are general guidelines related to planning supportive services. Instructions are given for preparing a report of district procedures for providing special education. Appended are excerpts from Florida statutes and Florida State Board of Education Regulations pertaining to exceptional child education and to the Speech Pathology and Audiology Act. (KW)
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Authoring Institution: Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Bureau of Education for Exceptional Students.
Identifiers - Location: Florida