ERIC Number: ED498943
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2006
Blind Childrens Center Annual Report, 2005-2006
Blind Childrens Center
Continued efforts to change the face of special education have resulted in an increased rate of referrals for the specialized programs of the Blind Childrens Center in 2005-2006. Parents are an integral part of training. Brothers, sisters and other sighted students are included in classes and activities. This is consistent with best practices, early childhood recommended standards and principles. This Annual Report profiles one center participant and presents the diversity of the center's activities and services, including: (1) Direct services; (2) Infant, Pre-school, and kindergarten programs; (3) Special events; (4) Field programs; and (5) Outreach activities. Fiscal information and development/administration activities are included.
Descriptors: Educational Finance, Young Children, Kindergarten, Special Needs Students, Parent Education, Siblings, Class Activities, Early Childhood Education, Student Needs, Blindness, Learning Activities, Infants, Preschool Children, Outreach Programs, Field Trips
Blind Childrens Center. 4120 Marathon Street, Los Angeles, CA 90029-3584. Tel: 323-664-2153; Fax: 323-665-3828; Web site: http://www.blindchildrenscenter.org/pubs_res.htm
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Early Childhood Education
Authoring Institution: Blind Childrens Center, Los Angeles, CA.