ERIC Number: ED423059
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Guidelines for the Education of Multiple Birth Children.
Eicker, Martha, Ed.
As a national support organization for parents of twins and higher order multiples, the National Organization of Mothers of Twins Clubs, Inc. (NOMOTC) has as its purpose the education of parents, teachers and other individuals having direct responsibility and interest in the special aspects of child development which relate to multiple birth children. This paper presents guidelines prepared by NOMOTC which will enable educators and school support staffs to understand the special social and psychological factors affecting multiple birth children and their families. The guidelines cover areas of classroom environment, child placement, instructional consistency, child exceptionality, and staff development. The guidelines are intended for use at all levels of education and provide a broad framework within which educators may begin to discuss this topic. (JPB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Organization of Mothers of Twins Clubs, Inc., Albuquerque, NM.