ERIC Number: ED224951
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982-May
Reference Count: 0
Vocational Education for the Handicapped: Perspectives on Special Populations/Severely and Moderately Handicapped. Personnel Development Series: Document 2.
Mori, A. A.; And Others
This document is a monograph in a personnel development series addressing issues that are pertinent for policy-making personnel concerned with personnel preparation for moderately and severely handicapped populations in the area of vocational preparation. The discussion is divided into three major sections. Section 1 addresses the state of the art in personnel development and includes definitions of terms; information on personnel training programs; personnel certification; research in personnel preparation; current problems, issues, and trends in personnel preparation; and personnel needs. Section 2 provides a series of suggested program guidelines for personnel development with program details for planning and operating preservice and inservice programs. In section 3 five programs are described that have been identified as exemplary in preparing personnel to serve the severely handicapped. Appendixes include performance procedure and professional behavior standards checklists and an annotated listing of suggested readings. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Vocational Education, Demonstration Programs, Faculty Development, Guidelines, Higher Education, Inservice Teacher Education, Personnel Needs, Postsecondary Education, Practicums, Preservice Teacher Education, Program Descriptions, Secondary Education, Severe Disabilities, Special Education Teachers, Vocational Education, Vocational Education Teachers
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Information Analyses; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (ED), Washington, DC. Div. of Personnel Preparation.
Authoring Institution: Illinois Univ., Urbana. Leadership Training Inst./Vocational and Special Education.
Note: For related documents see CE 211 720, CE 034 699-700, and CE 034 727-730.