ERIC Number: ED157359
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Jun
Reference Count: 0
An Environmental Sensing, Selection, Evaluation and Training System for the Blind.
Weisgerber, Robert A.
The paper reports on a study aimed at developing: (1) a compendium of environmental sensing skills and behaviors, (2) a set of selection procedures and performance trials for matching blind candidates with electronic travel aids, (3) a standard evaluation of pre- and post-training performance, and (4) training guidelines. The materials are noted to comprise the ESSETS (Environmental Sensing, Selection, Evaluation, and Training System) package. (Author/SBH)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Note: Paper presented at the World Congress on Future Special Education (First, Stirling, Scotland, June 25 - July 1, 1978)