ERIC Number: ED466912
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: N/A
DEC Recommended Practices Video: Selected Strategies for Teaching Young Children with Special Needs. [Videotape].
Council for Exceptional Children, Reston, VA. Div. for Early Childhood.
This videotape demonstrates environments and several teaching strategies in the area of child-focused practices recommended by the Council for Exceptional Children's Division for Early Childhood. The strategies were selected based on a literature review and input from focus groups of parents and teachers on what promotes learning for young children with disabilities. Specifically, the video demonstrates: (1) design of the learning environment; (2) positive reinforcement; (3) systematic use of prompts; and (4) peer-mediated interventions. (DB)
Descriptors: Classroom Environment, Cues, Disabilities, Early Childhood Education, Educational Practices, Peer Mediation, Teaching Methods, Videotape Recordings
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Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Non-Print Media
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Council for Exceptional Children, Reston, VA. Div. for Early Childhood.