ERIC Number: ED122549
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1976-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
The TELEPAC Project: A Service Delivery Model for the Severely Handicapped in Rural Areas.
Hofmeister, Alan M.; Atkinson, Charles M.
Described is Project TELEPAC, a telecommunications-based system which provides instructional packets to parents of severely handicapped children in rural areas of Utah. In addition to the parent involvement packets which outline teaching methods, correction procedures and behavior management practices for arithmetic, language arts, self help and recreation/leisure time skills, the TELEPAC model is said to ofFer a parent resource library, multimedia collection, and resource directory for services in the state. Toll-free telephone lines are explained to give the parent direct access to a TELEPAC resource teacher. (CL)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Utah State Univ., Logan. Exceptional Child Center.
Identifiers - Location: Utah