ERIC Number: ED311304
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Directory of Human Resources To Better Serve Learners with Special Needs in Vocational Education.
Kallembach, Sheri C., Comp.
This document lists names, titles, addresses, and telephone numbers of the following types of human resources concerned with serving learners with special needs in vocational education: (1) agencies, associations, and organizations; (2) centers that provide information, resources, and referral services relating to transition; (3) clearinghouses that provide specialized information in a variety of formats and media; (4) computer-based information networks that provide instantaneous online message and database services; (5) databases; (6) the National Network for Curriculum Coordination in Vocational and Technical Education; (7) state vocational and technical education curriculum centers; (8) the nine regional educational laboratories funded by the U.S. Office of Educational Research and Improvement; (9) state directors of vocational education; (10) state personnel responsible for vocational education for handicapped, disadvantaged, and limited-English-proficient students; (11) National Association of State Directors of Special Education, Inc.; (12) University Consortium for Research on Career Development for Special Populations; and (13) National Task Force, Special Populations Programs of the National Center for Research in Vocational Education. The document also includes a list of toll-free phone numbers of 47 organizations, to be used to find out what information and services the organizations provide. (CML)
Descriptors: Agency Cooperation, Career Development, Clearinghouses, Disabilities, Disadvantaged, Educational Cooperation, Limited English Speaking, Mainstreaming, Postsecondary Education, Referral, Resources, Secondary Education, Special Education, Special Needs Students, Vocational Education
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Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Researchers; Policymakers
Sponsor: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Center for Research in Vocational Education, Berkeley, CA.