ERIC Number: EJ372129
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
Correctional Special Education.
Rutherford, Robert B., Jr.
Teaching Exceptional Children, v20 n4 p52-54 Sum 1988
Handicapped students in state correctional facilities are legally eligible for special education services. "Best practices" in correctional special education include functional assessments, functional curriculum, vocational special education, transition programs between correctional programs and the community, comprehensive systems for providing institutional and community services, and special education training for correctional educators. (JDD)
Descriptors: Correctional Education, Correctional Institutions, Curriculum, Delinquent Rehabilitation, Delivery Systems, Disabilities, Educational Practices, Elementary Secondary Education, Handicap Identification, Program Development, Special Education, Student Evaluation, Teacher Education, Transitional Programs, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A