ERIC Number: ED169742
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Transportation of Handicapped Children.
Flynn, Patricia; And Others
The booklet presents information and illustrations regarding bus transportation of handicapped children. The roles and responsibilities of drivers and aides are discussed as are such topics as seating arrangements, first aid measures (for falls and seizures), embarking and debarking procedures (including ways to encourage independence in walking), assistive devices (canes, crutches, braces and walkers), dealing with wheelchairs and lifts, and managing disruptive behavior. (CL)
Descriptors: First Aid, Guidelines, Handicapped Children, Safety, School Buses, Transportation, Wheelchairs
Maryland State Department of Education, Special Education Division, Information Management Branch, P.O. Box 8717, Baltimore, Maryland 21240 ($0.60)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Maryland State Dept. of Education, Baltimore. Office of Special Education.