ERIC Number: ED105682
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: N/A
The Training and Utilization of COP Participants in Education of the Handicapped: COP Bulletin No. 7.
Described is the federally funded Career Opportunities Program (COP), which trains paraprofessionals to provide special education services to handicapped children. Benefits of the program are said to include more individualized learning and improved student self concept as well as possible career employment for COP participants. Cited are programs in 12 U. S. cities. (CL)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: City Univ. of New York, NY. Queens Coll. New Careers Training Lab.