ERIC Number: ED109861
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: N/A
Handbook for Speech Correction, Grades K-12. Curriculum Bulletin 1973-74, Series Number 6.
New York City Board of Education, Brooklyn, NY. Bureau of Curriculum Development.
The handbook describes the speech correction program of the New York City school system (Grades K-12), outlines the duties and responsibilities of the speech teacher, and presents guidelines, resource materials and lesson plans for use with speech handicapped students. Covered in the first three chapters are aspects of program organization (such as screening and diagnosing, referral, and letters to parents); speech therapy procedures (including suggestions for planning the clinical program and a lesson plan outline); and an outline of programs in senior high schools (including testing, selecting cases, and motivation). Provided in Chapter 4 are therapy procedures and lesson plans for correction of the following speech problems: articulatory defects; lisping; lalling; mixed articulatory defects and delayed speech; tongue thrust; problems related to cleft palate, cerebral palsy and hearing loss; cluttering; stuttering; voice disorders, and foreign accents. Appendixes focus on the following topics: forms and letters, a speech therapy program checklist, program implementation, publicity, teaching aids, diagnostic testing, a selected bibliography, and a list of publishers of speech materials. (LS)
Descriptors: Curriculum Guides, Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, Exceptional Child Education, Instructional Materials, Lesson Plans, Program Descriptions, Program Development, Public Schools, Resource Materials, Secondary Education, Speech Evaluation, Speech Handicaps, Speech Therapy
Board of Education of the City of New York, Publications Sales Office, 110 Livingston Street, Brooklyn, N.Y. 11201 ($7.50)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: New York City Board of Education, Brooklyn, NY. Bureau of Curriculum Development.
Identifiers - Location: New York