ERIC Number: ED169734
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
Year End Activities Evaluation for the National Committee, Arts for the Handicapped 1977-78.
National Committee, Arts for the Handicapped, Washington, DC.; International Management Systems, Inc. Kansas City, MO.
The report presents evaluation data on the activities of the National Committee for Arts for the Handicapped (NCAH) during the 1977-78 school year. Status of NCAH objectives is detailed for four objectives (sample findings in parentheses): national awareness activities (formation of a National Arts Forum; development of a national training workshop for consumer organizations and agencies; and organization of a publication, film, and media resource library on arts for the handicapped); training and technical assistance (development of Arts for the Handicapped Resource and Information Network, and production of 14 publications on arts topics); research and curriculum development (development of an "Arts for Learning" curriculum guide); and model programs (descriptions of three model sites, requests for special projects, and a summary of participation in Very Special Arts Festivals). Among six recommendations made are for a national media program and for a computerized mailing list and label system. (CL)
Descriptors: Aesthetic Education, Art, Curriculum Development, Demonstration Programs, Handicapped Children, Information Dissemination, Institutes (Training Programs), Program Evaluation, Technical Assistance, Workshops
The National Committee, Arts for the Handicapped, 1701 K Street, N.W., Suite 801, Washington, D.C. 20006
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Committee, Arts for the Handicapped, Washington, DC.; International Management Systems, Inc. Kansas City, MO.