ERIC Number: EJ345500
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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Noncategorical Identification of Preschool Handicapped Children: Policy Issues and Options.
Smith, Barbara J.; Schakel, Jacqueline A.
Journal of the Division for Early Childhood, v11 n1 p78-86 1986
The article summarizes concurrent policy and practice concerning categorical and noncategorical diagnostic procedures for young handicapped children. The strengths and weaknesses of four noncategorical policy options are discussed. Potential misuses of noncategorical policies are reviewed, and recommendations for policy research are offered. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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