ERIC Number: ED164460
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Oct
Reference Count: 0
The Consulting Teacher Program: Ten Years Later.
Perelman, Phyllis F.; And Others
A program designed to train learning specialists called consulting teachers who, in turn, train classroom teachers to educate handicapped children in the regular classroom setting is described. Consulting teacher trainees are selected on the basis of teaching experience, leadership capability, academic promise, and commitment to special education. The process specifications of the training program are composed of lectures, on-the-job practica, and apprentice-like advising. Graduate consulting teachers assist and train ssrclassroom teachers to deal with children who are mildly to moderately handicapped. (JD)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Vermont Univ., Burlington. Coll. of Education.
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