ERIC Number: ED193845
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
School Age Multihandicapped Project: Capital Area Rehabilitation Center. Final Report 1977-1980.
Capital Area Rehabilitation Center, Austin, TX.
The document contains the final report of a model project to provide a therapeutically based educational program for severely handicapped, orthopedically impaired children (6 to 21 years old) utilizing the skills of teachers, aides, therapists, and a nurse to provide individualized hands on services. Section I contains an overview of the formulation and operation of the model program, including: introduction; program services; curriculum design; related services; parent involvement and training; staff composition and training; dissemination; evaluation of project activities; agency coordination; physical space; and appendixes (an instructional materials list, selected publications list, and letters). Section II consists of a manual of forms developed or adapted by the project which are useful in due process procedures of P.L. 94-142, the Education for All Handicapped Children Act. A third and final section reviews the goals, objectives, and activities for the 3 year contract period. The recapituation of each year's objectives and activities is reflected in the annual report for that particular year. Also given is a third party evaluation report for each funding period. (SBH)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Capital Area Rehabilitation Center, Austin, TX.