ERIC Number: EJ284054
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983-Feb
Reference Count: 0
Parent Involvement with Special Education: Respecting Individual Preferences.
MacMillan, Donald L.; Turnbull, Ann P.
Education and Training of the Mentally Retarded, v18 n1 p5-9 Feb 1983
The authors assert that parents may choose, for a number of reasons, not to be involved with the education of their mentally retarded child. Factors that may affect the advisibility of involvement include the severity of the child's disability, the parents' energy, family relationships, and life-styles. (CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A