ERIC Number: ED149541
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
The Severely and Profoundly Handicapped Child. Proceedings from the 1977 Statewide Institute for Educators of the Severely and Profoundly Handicapped.
Wilcox, Barbara, Ed.; And Others
The text includes 27 papers presented at the Illinois Statewide Institute for Educators of the Severely and Profoundly Handicapped. Papers address the following six topics (sample subtopics in parentheses): student and systems assessment (student evaluation and instruction, and an accountability system in behavioral programs); services to severely handicapped students (curriculum considerations, ancillary services, and service delivery systems); considerations for secondary level and vocational programming for severely handicapped students (vocational training and production supervision, and community transportation); materials evaluation; legal and administrative issues (P.O. 94-142--the Education for All Handicapped Children Act, and an administrator's perspective on programs for the severely handicapped); and personnel preparation (programs at Illinois State University, Northern Illinois University, Southern Illinois University, and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign). (CL)
Descriptors: Accountability, Conference Reports, Curriculum, Delivery Systems, Elementary Secondary Education, Exceptional Child Services, Instructional Materials, Legal Problems, Multiple Disabilities, Program Administration, Program Evaluation, Severe Disabilities, Student Evaluation, Teacher Education, Transportation, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois State Office of Education, Springfield.
Note: Contains occasional small type