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ERIC Number: ED140526
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Apr
Pages: 70
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Special Technology for Special Children: Computers as Prostheses to Serve Communication and Autonomy in the Education of Handicapped Children.
Goldenberg, E. Paul
Reviewed are uses of the computer for communication and access to valuable educational, vocational, and recreational activities for a large class of people with serious communication problems such as deafness, autism, or severe physical handicaps. Some uses of the computer to benefit children immediately and directions for future research and development are suggested. Reported is pilot work with 10 multiply handicapped children (5 to 16 years old) which is noted to indicate hope for clinicians and teachers involved in the education and rehabilitation of such children. (IM)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
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Note: Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association (New York, New York, April 1977)