ERIC Number: EJ288644
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Accommodating Mobility-Impaired Students in Physics Laboratories.
Frinks, Ronald M.
Physics Teacher, v21 n8 p536-37 Nov 1983
Describes alterations and adaptations to an existing laboratory table to accommodate wheelchair confined students, considering problems of vertical reach, vision requirements, utility hookups, and safety measures. Specific comments on forty experiments performed and over seventy slides for inservice workshops, seminars or consulting activities are available from the author. (JM)
Descriptors: Accessibility (for Disabled), College Science, Design Requirements, Disabilities, High Schools, Higher Education, Physical Disabilities, Physical Mobility, Physics, Resource Materials, Science Education, Science Equipment, Science Experiments, Science Facilities, Science Laboratories, Secondary School Science
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A