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ERIC Number: ED260567
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1985-May
Pages: 275
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: N/A
Special Programs: A Manual of Policies, Procedures and Guidelines. [Revised].
British Columbia Dept. of Education, Victoria. Div. of Special Education.
The manual presents policy and procedure guidelines for special education in British Columbia, Canada. Following an introduction and a statement of philosophy and goals, eleven topic areas are addressed: service delivery models (planning, administration, evaluation, coordination of services); division organization (Hearing Impaired and Speech Programs Branch, Indian Education Branch, Vision Services Branch); financial management system (service levels, cost factors, reporting structure, program monitoring); program guidelines (programs for severely and profoundly mentally handicapped, autistic, severe behavior problems, gifted, homebound); special health services (speech pathology); identification, assessment, and planning (screening assessment model, selection and use of tests, Individualized Education Programs); implementation/inservice; school-based administration; special programs transportation; learning assistance (resources, facilities, consultation); and funding-placement policy and procedures-severely handicapped children (provincial resource center and programs). The manual concludes with the texts of ministry policies and school legislation. (CL)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: British Columbia Dept. of Education, Victoria. Div. of Special Education.
Identifiers - Location: Canada