ERIC Number: ED408753
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996
Inclusion & Parent Advocacy: A Resource Guide.
Klauber, Julie; Klauber, Avery
This resource guide for public libraries provides an annotated listing of books, pamphlets, and multimedia materials about inclusion and parent advocacy. The introductory material explains inclusion, summarizes legal rights and inclusion terminology for librarians, describes the guide, and identifies some related resources for library collections. Items listed were published from 1985 through 1996. Listings typically provide: title, an evaluative description, bibliographic information, price, and source. Materials are listed alphabetically by title within topical sections. The nine sections cover: (1) general resources for parents, teachers, and community members (42 items); (2) resources for parents, day care providers, and early childhood educators (33 items); (3) resources for administrators, teachers, and support staff (59 items); (4) resources about the social aspects of inclusion (33 items); (5) information and training tools for inclusion facilitators (24 items); (6) resources that include arguments against inclusion (5 items); and (7) resources concerning legal rights and parent advocacy (46 items); (8) sources of free and inexpensive materials (9 items); and (9) bibliographies (14 items). Author and title indexes are provided. (DB)
Descriptors: Child Advocacy, Disabilities, Early Childhood Education, Elementary Secondary Education, Inclusive Schools, Library Collection Development, Mainstreaming, Parent Empowerment, Public Libraries, Regular and Special Education Relationship, Social Integration, Special Education
Disability Resources, Inc., Four Glatter Lane, Centereach, NY 11720-1032; telephone: 516-585-0290 ($15).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: New York State Developmental Disabilities Planning Council.
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