ERIC Number: ED077167
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972
Reference Count: 0
Early Education of the Language-Learning Handicapped Child.
Easter Seal Treatment Center of Montgomery County, Rockville, MD.
The brochure descrbies a demonstration program on the early education of the language learning handicapped preschool child. Discussed are symptoms of the language learning problem (such as misunderstanding what is said), a remedial approach based on specific disability intervention, the Easter Seal Treatment Center, project objectives (such as the development of a parent education program), the staff team, the kindergarten program for language handicapped children which provides maximal language stimulation, coordination with community nursery schools, the 14 week parent education program, and the 10 week inservice training course for nursery school teachers. Projected research and demonstration projects concern such activities as experimentation with closed circuit television and refinement of evaluation procedures. (DB)
Descriptors: Community Cooperation, Demonstration Programs, Early Childhood Education, Exceptional Child Education, Inservice Teacher Education, Language Handicaps, Learning Disabilities, Parent Education, Preschool Children, Remedial Programs
The Easter Seal Treatment Center of Montgomery County, Maryland, 1000 Twinbrook Parkway, Rockville, Maryland 20851
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Easter Seal Treatment Center of Montgomery County, Rockville, MD.
Note: Report on a Demonstration Program by the Easter Seal Treatment Center of Montgomery County, Maryland