ERIC Number: ED331271
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
Federal Policy on Vocational Education for Exceptional Students: Q & A Guide to the Carl D. Perkins Act of 1990.
Council for Exceptional Children, Reston, VA. Dept. of Governmental Relations.
This booklet uses a question-and-answer format to provide information on the 1990 reauthorization of the Vocational Education Act of 1963, focusing primarily on provisions which guarantee students with disabilities access to quality vocational programs and the supplementary services needed for their successful completion of such programs. The booklet discusses the purpose of the legislation, state distribution of funds, use of funds, rights and responsibilities afforded individuals with disabilities, transitional service requirements, required services, students in private schools, law enforcement and monitoring, program evaluation, standards for program evaluation, data collection, special new programs, and provisions for gifted and talented individuals. (JDD)
Descriptors: Disabilities, Federal Legislation, Gifted, Public Policy, Pupil Personnel Services, Secondary Education, Special Programs, Vocational Education
Council for Exceptional Children, 1920 Association Dr., Department K 10150, Reston, VA 22091-1589 ($2.00, minimum order of 5).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Council for Exceptional Children, Reston, VA. Dept. of Governmental Relations.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Carl D Perkins Vocational and Applied Technology Education Act 1990