ERIC Number: ED149567
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Nov
Reference Count: 0
Environmental Design for Young Children.
Frank, Mary, Ed.
Special Issue: Children in Contemporary Society, v11 n1 p1-48 Nov 1977
The special issue of the journal, Children in Contemporary Society, contains 17 brief articles on environmental design for young handicapped and normal children. Articles have the following titles: "Introduction", "Environmental Design and Architecture", "Why Is Environmental Design Important to Young Children", "Children's Hospital National Medical Center", "Environmental Changes in An Open School", "Caregie-Mellon's Children's School", "Western Pennsylvania School for Blind Children", "Trends In State Therapeutic Environments For Children in Pennsylvania", "Infant/Toddler Creative Play Center", "A Place For Children", "Jousting With Bureaucratic Windmills", "Toy Lending Library", "The Children's Hospital Medical Center", "The Children's Museum of Boston", "The Fight for Sight Children's Eye Clinic", "Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic", and "Professional Literature in Environmental Design". (DB)
Descriptors: Architecture, Building Design, Design Requirements, Early Childhood Education, Environmental Influences, Facilities, Handicapped Children
Children in Contemporary Society, P.O. Box 11173, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15237 ($3.00)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Maurice Falk Medical Fund, Pittsburgh, PA.
Authoring Institution: Pittsburgh Area Preschool Association, PA.