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ERIC Number: ED466857
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001-Jul
Pages: 34
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: N/A
Students with Disabilities & the General Education Curriculum.
Ohio Coalition for the Education of Children with Disabilities, Marion.
This guide offers a collection of suggestions for teachers and parents of children with disabilities to maximize their access to the general curriculum. These include: the legal requirements concerning access to the general curriculum; principles of access to the general education curriculum; relevant Congressional findings; general education curriculum and statewide testing; the purpose of modifications; suggested adaptations and modifications related to volume of work, time, support, difficulty, participation, and physical adaptations; ways parents and teachers can help students follow directions, pay attention to words, organize, stay on task, work independently, and remember; examples of what participation in the general education curriculum means; the eight intelligences with examples; a quiz to determine a child's strong intelligences; what we know from research about learning; the importance of "hands-on" learning; and parent rights. (DB)
Ohio Coalition for the Education of Children with Disabilities, 165 W. Center St., Ste. 302, Marion, OH 43302-3741 ($12.95). Tel: 740-382-5452.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Parents; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus.; Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Ohio Coalition for the Education of Children with Disabilities, Marion.
Identifiers - Location: Ohio