ERIC Number: EJ360825
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Extended School Year Programs: In Support of the Concept.
Sargent, Laurence R.; Fidler, Dagny A.
Education and Training in Mental Retardation, v22 n1 p3-9 Mar 1987
The paper elaborates on the position statement supporting Extended School Year (ESY) programs of the Council for Exceptional Children's Mental Retardation Division. Included are a review of ESY's background, a summary of litigation, and research on the regression/recoupment syndrome. Expanding ESY to mentally retarded students with critical needs is supported. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Policymakers; Practitioners
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