ERIC Number: ED215471
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
Mainstreaming: Professions in Concert or Conflict.
DeBacy, Diane L., Ed.; Kieffer, Leigh F., Ed.
Forum, v5 n3 Spr 1979
Seven articles focus on viewpoints of various professions toward the mainstreaming of handicapped children. Articles have the following titles and authors: "Mainstreaming--Prospects and Problems from the View of a Classroom Special Education Teacher" (L. Tashjian); "Mainstreaming--The Role of the Physical Therapist" (S. Baker); "Mainstreaming--The Role of the Occupational Therapist" (K. Schanzenbacher); "Mainstreaming--The Challenge of Professional Preparation" (L. Kieffer); "Mainstreaming in Education--A New Challenge" (P. Hoffman); and "Mainstreaming--From the View of a Physical Education Teacher" (S. Penwright). A final article by J. Andreacchi looks at "Some Current Issues in Special Education--New York City." (DB)
Descriptors: Attitudes, Disabilities, Educational Trends, Elementary Secondary Education, Mainstreaming, Occupational Therapists, Physical Education, Physical Therapists, Special Education Teachers, Teacher Attitudes, Teacher Educators
The Forum, 582 Baldy Hall, SUNY/Buffalo, Amherst, NY 14260 (no price quoted).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Council for Exceptional Children, Buffalo. New York State Federation of Chapters.