ERIC Number: EJ422177
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Early Identification of Children's Special Needs: A Study in Five Metropolitan Communities.
Palfrey, Judith S.; And Others
Journal of Pediatrics, v111 n5 p651-59 Nov 1987
In a study of special education programs in five urban school districts, parent interview data for 1,726 children (elementary school students) indicated how the students' problems were identified and how the medical system was involved in the diagnosis. Implications for physicians and educators are discussed. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Paper presented in part at the Annual Meeting of the Ambulatory Pediatrics Association (Anaheim, CA, April 1987).