ERIC Number: ED182889
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Sep-27
Reference Count: N/A
Progress Report of Outreach: Dissemination of Information and Programs Developed Under First Chance Model Project Entitled "A Comprehensive Preschool Program for Handicapped Children in Rural and Non-Urban Areas" for the Period of July 1, 1978 to June 30, 1979. Final Report.
Hoehle, William F., II
The final report documents accomplishments of a 3 year outreach service to programs serving handicapped preschool children. The program includes four basic components: a preschool screening program, a parent initiated and maintained parent education group, an in home teaching program working with high risk or handicapped children from birth to 8 years, and outpatient evaluation and treatment of children 6 months to 8 years old. Accomplishments are discussed according to six levels: awareness, interest, evaluation, trial, adoption, and integration. Twenty appendixes constitute the bulk of the report and include sample project brochures, training agendas, and lists of speaking engagements. (CL)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Southeast Mental Health and Retardation Center, Fargo, ND.