ERIC Number: ED165407
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
The "Zero-Reject Model" in Educating Autistic Children.
Needels, Florence; And Others
An experimental language-based program for educating autistic children within a public school system is described. Discussed are the following six program components and their implementation: volunteers and university trainees, parent education and counseling, research, itinerant teaching programs, dissemination, and teacher inservice and visitor programs. (BD)
Descriptors: Autism, Conceptual Schemes, Information Dissemination, Inservice Education, Inservice Teacher Education, Itinerant Teachers, Language Instruction, Models, Parent Counseling, Parent Education, Program Descriptions, Program Design, Public Schools, Research, School Districts, Volunteers
Dr. Tymchuk, University of California, Psychiatry Department, School of Medicine and Health Sciences Center, 405 Hilgard Avenue, Los Angeles, California 90024
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Los Angeles County Superintendent of Schools, CA.