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ERIC Number: EJ347238
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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The Sheltered Workshop Dilemma: Reform, or Replacement.
Whitehead, Claude W.
Remedial and Special Education (RASE), v7 n6 p18-24 Nov-Dec 1986
Sheltered workshops for severely disabled persons should be reformed to emphasize job placement, transition to more independent work environments, and retraining and replacement of workshop staff. A national policy on the employment of disabled persons focusing on supported employment, least restrictive work environments, and career development is needed. (CB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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Language: English
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Note: Special Issue: Employing Persons with Developmental Disabilities.