ERIC Number: ED187064
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Management Manual for Cooperative Homebased Preschool Program. Early Childhood Program for the Handicapped.
Figel, Pamela; And Others
The document describes a model program for preschool handicapped children in rural areas utilizing a cooperative approach. Section I provides background information and information on program locale, goals and objectives, and program variables (personnel variables, instructional variables, facilities, program costs, and evidence of effectiveness). The program includes an administrative component (concerned with the development of the organizational pattern and administrative relationships whereby a cooperative endeavor could operate), a child program component (designed to identify students for the program and needed services to them and their parents to overcome developmental deficits), a parent training component (designed to involve parents in the education of their children), and a staff training component (designed to conduct activities that would efficiently prepare the project staff to perform their duties). Section II outlines replication factors which include resource specifications, critical success factors, and adoptive materials. (SBH)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Louisiana State Dept. of Education, Baton Rouge.
Authoring Institution: Consortium of Madison, Tensas, East and West Carroll Parish, Tallulah, LA.
Note: Paper presented at the Annual International Convention of The Council for Exceptional Children (58th, Philadelphia, PA, April, 1980, Session W-90).