ERIC Number: ED145629
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
State Profiles in Special Education.
National Association of State Directors of Special Education, Washington, DC.
Provided is data resulting from a project to develop profiles of state special education programs. An introductory section reviews the project's background, purposes and objectives, value or significance, and procedures. The bulk of the document consists of profiles for each state and U.S. territory which include information pertaining to the following areas: handicapped children served, personnel preparation programs, demographic data, state advisory committees, financial information, P.L. 94-142 compliance issues, state laws and regulations, state legislative processes, state leadership in special education, federally funded special education programs operating in states and state education agency organization, and structure and administrative responsibilities. Also included are a data analysis report, a copy of the memorandum sent to state directors of special education, and a sample feedback form. (SBH)
Descriptors: Administration, Advisory Committees, Demography, Elementary Secondary Education, Federal Legislation, Financial Support, Handicapped Children, Leadership, Organization, Program Descriptions, Special Education, Staff Development, State Departments of Education, State Legislation, State Programs, Statistical Data
National Association of State Directors of Special Education, 1201 Sixteenth Street, Northwest, Washington, D.C. 20036 ($5.00, or $4.50 in quantities of 10 or more)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Association of State Directors of Special Education, Washington, DC.