ERIC Number: ED094506
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: N/A
Education for All Handicapped Children, 1973-74, Part 2. Hearings Before the Subcommittee on the Handicapped of the Committee on Labor and Public Welfare United States Senate, Ninety-Third Congress, First Session on S. 6 to Provide Financial Assistance to the States for Improved Educational Services for Handicapped Children.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Labor and Public Welfare.
Presented is the complete text of a public hearing (May 14, 1973) before the Subcommittee on the Handicapped (of the Senate Committee on Labor and Public Welfare), considering S.6, a bill to provide financial assistance to the states for improved educational services for handicapped children. Included are the testimonies and statements of witnesses such as Joe Burton, member of the Georgia General Assembly and parent of a handicapped child; Dr. Charles Barnett, commissioner of the South Carolina Department of Mental Retardation; William Scypher, a parent of two mentally retarded children; Larry Washington, a tailor and graduate of a special education program; and Susan Pence, a speech and hearing clinician. Additional material in the form of articles, publications, and communications to senators includes titles such as "How to Teach the Hard-to Reach", "Secondary School Children with Learning Problems, the Hidden Handicap", and a table of state data on education of handicapped children. (DB)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Labor and Public Welfare.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Education for All Handicapped Children Act