ERIC Number: ED162456
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Proceedings of the Disabled Student on American Campuses: Services and the State of the Art. (A National Conference Held at Wright State University, August 21-25, 1977).
Marx, Pat, Ed.; Hall, Perry, Ed.
The document consists of proceedings from a national conference focusing on problems of the physically disabled student at the postsecondary level. Following a keynote address are papers and discussion summaries covering principles of program operation; accessibility; planning; services; attitudes; research, evaluation, and finance; and law. Among entries are the following authors and titles: "Planning for Programmatic Access on the Residential Campus--The MSU Experience" (T. McCauley); "Improving Access to Higher Education--With Special Emphasis on the Needs of Nonresidential Students" (G. Potter); "Short- and Long-Range Planning for a Comprehensive Service System" (K. Kloepping); "Preadmission Counseling--Planning Partnerships for Individual Circumstances" (J. Bryan);"Transportation and Related Services on Campuses--Some Ideas on Why and How to Furnish Them" (S. Bonney); "The Institution as a Change Agent Relative to Attitudes Towards People with Disabilities" (R. Mehan, Jr.); "Evaluation Model for a Compensatory Program Service Delivery System" (G. McCombs); and "The Law, the Legal System, and the Consumer" (T. O'Donnell). Also provided are lists of participants, a copy of the conference schedule, and pre- and post-conference survey forms. (SBH)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Wright State Univ., Dayton, OH.