ERIC Number: ED398684
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
The Georgia Psychoeducational Network (GPN) Research Report, 1996.
Swan, William W., Ed.; And Others
GPN Research Report, n6 1996
This report presents four papers on services provided to students with severe emotional and/or behavioral disorders by the Georgia Psychoeducational Network (GPN). "Teacher Ratings of Pro-social Behaviors for Medicated ADHD Students" (Catherine P. Fortner) reports on the development of positive social skills in 111 medicated male students with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. "Personnel Attrition in the Georgia Psychoeducational Network over Six Years 1986-1992" (Harry Hamm) reports on a study which examined the personnel attrition rate of the 24 programs in the Georgia Psychoeducational Network. "A Ten Year Comparison of Demographic Descriptors of Students with Severe Emotional/Behavioral Disorders (SE/BD) in Georgia" (Wayne Moffett and William W. Swan) compared the characteristics of 5008 students with SE/BD served in the GPN during fiscal year 1985 with 4075 students served during 1995. In "A Leadership Metaphor: The Busy Airport Terminal" (Brenda Bedford), leadership efforts are examined and a metaphor is developed comparing the Oconee Psychoeducational Program to a busy airport. (CR)
Descriptors: Attention Deficit Disorders, Behavior Disorders, Drug Therapy, Elementary Secondary Education, Emotional Disturbances, Hyperactivity, Interpersonal Competence, Labor Turnover, Leadership Qualities, Outcomes of Treatment, Personnel Needs, Prosocial Behavior, Student Behavior, Student Characteristics, Teacher Attitudes
Alpine Psychoeducational Program, P.O. Box 2459, Gainesville, GA 30501. ($5).
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Georgia State Dept. of Education, Atlanta.; Georgia Univ., Athens.; Georgia Psychoeducational Network.
Identifiers - Location: Georgia