ERIC Number: ED359730
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991-May
Reference Count: N/A
Building a System for Early Intervention for Colorado's Infants and Toddlers and Their Families.
Colorado State Dept. of Education, Denver. Div. of Special Education Services.
This report on Colorado's efforts to develop early intervention services for infants and toddlers with special needs and their families begins with a planning matrix displaying the program's philosophical base, methods, and system components. The report points out that the statewide service system should be designed to ensure access for all children with special needs. Activities conducted or planned from June 1987 to June 1992 in each of the 14 systems components of Part H of Public Law 99-457 are documented. A planning strategy for 1990-92 is presented; an implementation strategy is spelled out; policies for implementing the 14 systems components are discussed; and objectives of Part H planning for 1990-91 are presented. These objectives focus on community development initiatives, a training and technical assistance network, support structures, and program administration. (JDD)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Colorado State Dept. of Education, Denver. Div. of Special Education Services.
Identifiers - Location: Colorado
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Education of the Handicapped Act 1986 (Part H)