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ERIC Number: ED199982
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-May
Pages: 160
Abstractor: N/A
Human Service Technician Project. Final Project Report, June 1978-May 1980.
Lohmeier, Barbara; And Others
The report describes the goals and achievements of a project to develop a competency based curriculum for paraprofessionals serving severely, profoundly, and multiply handicapped persons. The development of curriculum modules in health care, special education, communication, and recreation is discussed, and field testing procedures with employees at a state institution for the mentally retarded are reviewed. Nine program objectives are listed, covering validation of competencies and modules, selection of delivery mode, development of materials/procedures for orientation, dissemination, and management. Third party evaluation results are noted for each objective. Extensive appendixes include sample forms and a paper by J. Secrist, "Statewide Inservice Training Programs for Paraprofessionals: A Selected Review." (CL)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Boise State Univ., ID.
Note: For related document, see EC 132 486.