ERIC Number: ED125215
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: N/A
Child Identification: A Handbook for Implementation.
National Association of State Directors of Special Education, Washington, DC.; Mid-East Regional Resource Center, Washington, DC.
The document synthesizes information presented and discussed at a January 1976 workshop on methods and prcedures for identifying handicapped children. Reviewed are Federal legislation requirements, the child find planning process, practices to ensure interagency cooperation, components of a public awareness campaign, collection and utilization of data, and confidentiality measures. Three appendixes provide information on the Education for All Handicapped Children Act of 1975, a directory of child find coordinators in State education agencies, and a child find public information handbook (including objectives, goals, communication approaches, publicity methods, and sample materials.) (CL)
Descriptors: Agency Cooperation, Early Childhood Education, Elementary Secondary Education, Exceptional Child Research, Federal Legislation, Handicapped Children, Identification, Information Dissemination, Public Relations, State Departments of Education, Student Records
National Association of State Directors of Special Education, 1201 16th Street, NW, Washington, D.C. 20036 ($2.00)
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.; Mid-East Regional Resource Center, Washington, DC.