ERIC Number: ED314915
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Students with Physical Disabilities and Health Impairments. Revised. ERIC Digest #459.
This information sheet defines physical disabilities and health impairments, describes characteristics of students with these conditions, outlines special considerations necessary in assessing these students, notes key educational considerations and points out some of the special problems in working with preschool children with physical disabilities. The document includes a list of six organizations to contact for further information or assistance and a list of five references. (JDD)
Descriptors: Educational Diagnosis, Elementary Secondary Education, Organizations (Groups), Physical Disabilities, Preschool Education, Special Health Problems, Student Characteristics
The Council for Exceptional Children, Publications Sales, 1920 Association Dr., Reston, VA 22091-1589 ($1.00 each, minimum order $5.00).
Publication Type: ERIC Publications; Guides - Non-Classroom; ERIC Digests in Full Text
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Handicapped and Gifted Children, Reston, VA.