ERIC Number: ED115015
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975-Jul
Reference Count: 0
Our New Challenge: Recreation for the Deaf-Blind.
Brannan, Steve A., Ed.
Presented are 20 papers delivered at the 1975 Northwest Regional Conference on Recreation for the Deaf-Blind. Included are papers on the following topics (with sample papers in parentheses): national trends; interdisciplinary considerations ("Movement and Physical Activity: the Foundation for the Most Important R" by J. Stein); community organization ("Serving Special Populations--Concerns in a Large Community Setting" by S. Tingley); curriculum ("Music and Rhythms for the Deaf-Blind" by W. Sheridan and "Nature, Dating and Transcendental Meditation for Multi-Handicapped Adults" by B. Questad and J. Tiefenthaler); and information resources ("The Learning Resources System as a Resource for Teachers of the Deaf-Blind" by W. Lance). Also provided are conference evaluation results and a list of conference participants. (CL)
Descriptors: Adapted Physical Education, Community Resources, Conference Reports, Curriculum, Deaf Blind, Exceptional Child Services, Information Dissemination, Leisure Time, Multiple Disabilities, Play, Recreation
Northwest Regional Center for Deaf-Blind Children, Community Service Div., Dept. of Social and Health Services, 3411 South Alaska, Seatle, Washington 98118 (Free; limited supply)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Portland State Univ., OR. Dept. of Special Education.; Northwest Regional Center for Deaf-Blind Children, Seattle, WA.
Note: Proceedings of Northwest Regional Conference on Recreation for the Deaf-Blind (Wemme, Oregon, March 9-12, 1975)