ERIC Number: ED107080
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
Mid-Atlantic Region Special Education Instructional Materials Center. Final Technical Report.
Cottrell, Raymond S.; Carter, Robert
The final report of the Mid-Atlantic Region Special Education Instructional Materials Center (MAR-SEIMC) describes field services, information services, library services, and research and evaluation activities conducted from 1967 to August 1974. It is explained that 39 affiliate centers were established throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, and the District of Columbia. Information services included development and maintenance of an information clearinghouse on materials, processes, and projects which served educators in the region. Library activities described include circulation of materials, publication of topical bibliographies, abstracting of documents, and development of indexes for use by associate centers. Noted are research activities such as development of a test to measure impulsive-reflexive behavior. Appended are such items as information services quarterly reports, a report on a conference on the educational needs of the trainable mentally retarded, results of internal evaluation of the MAR-SEIMC, and a report of the consumer information analysis project. (DB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: George Washington Univ., Washington, DC. Special Education Instructional Materials Center.