ERIC Number: ED311642
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Accommodation Strategies for Mildly Handicapped Students.
Keystone Area Education, Elkader, IA.
The reference handbook is the product of an Iowa Department of Education, Bureau of Special Education project entitled "Accommodation Strategies." The project attempted to: facilitate mildly handicapped students in regular education through the development and utilization of unique educational strategies; enhance cooperative endeavors between regular and special educational personnel; modify current professional philosophies regarding the analysis of various instructional/support service models which support the least restrictive environment goal; and address present funding formula, evaluation process, and pre-referral activity intervention issues. Twelve strategies were developed and implemented in 12 Iowa schools. Separate sections describe each strategy and its implementation: (1) the alternative learning model; (2) collaborative teaching; (3) consulting teaching; (4) cooperative learning; (5) Kansas learning strategies; (6) peer tutoring; (7) the SQ3R study method; (8) student teams achievement divisions; (9) the Transitional Aide Model; (10) teacher assistance team with a paraprofessional; (11) team teaching; and (12) team teaching in English at the high school level. (DB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Administrators
Authoring Institution: Keystone Area Education, Elkader, IA.
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