ERIC Number: ED185745
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: N/A
Educational Programs That Work: Special Education.
Far West Lab. for Educational Research and Development, San Francisco, CA.
Exemplary programs for special education of handicapped children are outlined in the National Diffusion Network (NDN) catalog. The 46 programs are listed with the following information: descriptors, target audience, description, evidence of effectiveness, implementation requirements, financial requirements, services available, and contact person. Projects are listed in alphabetical order. Separate listings of the 13 Bureau of Education for the Handicapped funded projects and 30 NDN funded projects are also provided, as well as a listing by state of the NDN facilitators and their addresses. Among programs included in the catalog are the Communications Workshop (NJ), Early Prevention of School Failure (IL), Family-Oriented Special Education Preschool Program (MN), and Program for Children with Down's Syndrome (WA). (PHR)
Descriptors: Demonstration Programs, Disabilities, Elementary Secondary Education, Financial Support, Program Descriptions, Program Effectiveness, Program Implementation, Special Education, Validated Programs
Far West Laboratory for Educational Research and Development, Order Department, 1855 Folsom St., San Francisco, CA 94103 ($5.50 prepaid).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Far West Lab. for Educational Research and Development, San Francisco, CA.