ERIC Number: EJ362377
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Training Blind Children to Employ Appropriate Gaze Direction and Sitting Behavior during Conversation.
Raver, Sharon A.
Education and Treatment of Children, v10 n3 p237-46 Aug 1987
Five congenitally blind children (ages 5-8) were trained to simultaneously employ appropriate gaze direction and sitting behavior while conversing with an adult. Training consisted of discussion, modeling, physical prompting, feedback, and positive reinforcement. All children reached criterion in 19 to 25 training sessions. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
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