ERIC Number: ED154595
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
Paraprofessional Training Manual: An Inservice Approach for Training Staff Working with the Severely-to-Profoundly Handicapped.
Green, Winona A.; And Others
Described is a model for inservice training of paraprofessionals working with the severely and profoundly mentally retarded. Reviewed are the following training phases: orientation, including a discussion of the program's overview and expectations; demonstration and modeling of activity training; monitoring the resident's progress; and prescriptive programing. Each phase is explained to be followed by a feedback meeting featuring problem solving and discussion. Other topics addressed in the manual are using reinforcement, selecting materials, and reviewing participants' performance. (CL)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: City Univ. of New York, NY. Center for Advanced Study in Education.
Note: For related information, see EC 110 486