ERIC Number: ED190099
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Aug
Reference Count: 0
Services and Materials for the Handicapped: An Institute for School Library Media Professionals (Northern Illinois University, Department of Library Science, August 12-17, 1979).
Dequin, Henry C., Ed.
This collection of ten papers presented at an institute designed to extend the participants' professional competence in providing media services and materials to handicapped children and adolescents is introduced by a brief description of the institute program. The presentations are entitled: (1) Introduction to and Interpretation of PL 94-142; (2) Handicapping Conditions and the Needs of Handicapped Children; (3) The Role of the Library Media Specialist in the IEP Process; (4) Materials Components of Individualized Education Programs; (5) Bibliographic Sources of Materials for Handicapped Learners; (6) Criteria for the Seletion of Materials for Handicapped Learners; (7) Selecting Materials for Individual Handicapped Learners; (8) The National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped; (9) Planning an In-service Training Program; and (10) Strategies for Communicating with Parents Regarding Services and Materials for the Handicapped. The institute concluded with summary remarks by the director and a final charge to the participants. A list of consultants and speakers, a list of participants, and the daily schedule are appended. (Author/RAA)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Audiovisual Aids, Children, Disabilities, Elementary Secondary Education, Individualized Education Programs, Institutes (Training Programs), Learning Resources Centers, Library Collections, Library Materials, Library Services, Media Specialists, Professional Continuing Education, Resource Materials
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Northern Illinois Univ., De Kalb. Dept. of Library Science.