ERIC Number: ED453628
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Notes on the First National ICC Parents' Meeting.
Early Childhood Bulletin, Win 1989-1990
This issue of the "Early Childhood Bulletin" summarizes the main issues discussed during the first National Meeting of Parent Members of state Interagency Coordination Councils (ICCs), held in Washington, D.C., in June 1989. Some of these issues include: (1) processes for influencing state policies; (2) tips for helping families in rural areas access services; and (3) suggestions about how to promote cultural sensitivity in serving families. Five priorities for strengthening the ICC Parent Member network are listed, and the issue of reimbursement and compensation for parent ICC members is discussed. Also includes contact information for ICC Parent Steering Committee members. (SG)
Descriptors: Agency Cooperation, Coordination, Cultural Differences, Disabilities, Early Childhood Education, Early Intervention, Financial Support, Parent Empowerment, Parent Participation, Preschool Education, Rural Urban Differences
National Early Childhood Technical Assistance System (NECTAS), 137 E. Franklin St., Suite 500, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-3628. Tel: 919-962-8426; Tel: 877-574-3194 (TDD); Fax: 919-966-7463; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://www.nectas.unc.edu.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Special Education Programs (ED/OSERS), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Early Childhood Technical Assistance System, Chapel Hill, NC.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Individuals with Disabilities Education Act