ERIC Number: ED117910
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Child Find: Proceedings from a Conference.
National Association of State Directors of Special Education, Washington, DC.; Coordinating Office for Regional Resource Centers, Lexington, KY.
Presented are seven papers delivered at the March, 1975 National Child Find conference sponsored by the Coordinating Office for Regional Resource Centers and the National Association of State Directors of Special Education. The presentations describe identification, diagnostic and evaluation programs for handicapped children in the following states: New Jersey (Project Child: A Special Education Early Childhood Identification Project); North Carolina (Count the Children); Maryland (Early Identification Sub-System of the Maryland Special Services Information System); Idaho (Idaho Child Find); Pennsylvania (COMPILE: Commonwealth Plan for Identification, Location and Evaluation of Mentally Retarded Children); Colorado (Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis and Treatment Program); and California (Whittier Area Comprehensive Plan for Special Education). Among five appendixes is a matrix of 26 child find systems with an accompanying address list of contact persons for each system. (CL)
Descriptors: Clinical Diagnosis, Conference Reports, Early Childhood Education, Exceptional Child Education, Handicapped Children, Identification, Screening Tests, Special Education, State Programs, Student Evaluation
National Association of State Directors of Special Education 1201 16th Street N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036 ($1.00)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Association of State Directors of Special Education, Washington, DC.; Coordinating Office for Regional Resource Centers, Lexington, KY.