ERIC Number: ED476360
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2003
Reference Count: N/A
Literacy Resource Guide for Families and Educators.
Vohs, Janet R., Ed.; Romano, Carolyn A., Ed.
Intended for parents and educators of special needs children, this guide highlights current research-based literacy resources available through the U.S. Department of Education which focus on special needs children. The networks of regional educational laboratories, research and development centers, and other education and research organizations listed in the guide produce a variety of publications, videos, and other products that can help improve the teaching of reading and literacy education in schools and communities. The guide is divided into the following sections: Introduction; Initiatives; Clearinghouses; Research and Development Centers; Networks: Regional Educational Laboratories; Networks: Comprehensive Centers; Networks: Regional Resource and Federal Centers; and Projects. (NKA)
Descriptors: Clearinghouses, Educational Needs, Instructional Effectiveness, Literacy, Networks, Program Descriptions, Resource Centers, Resource Materials, Special Needs Students, Student Needs
Parents' PLACE, The Federation for Children with Special Needs, 1135 Tremont St., Suite 420, Boston, MA 02120. Tel: 617-236-7210; Fax: 617-572-2094; e-mail: email@example.com; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://www.fcsn.org; Web site: http://www.pplace.org.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Federation for Children with Special Needs, Boston, MA.