ERIC Number: EJ437676
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Effective Communication: A Key to Successful Collaboration.
Price, Joseph P.
Preventing School Failure, v35 n4 p25-28 Sum 1991
This paper points out the importance of special educators' communication skills in effective collaboration. The basic components of face-to-face communication are discussed, emphasizing the role of the speaker and listener. An explanation of the process of active listening is also included, noting possible verbal and nonverbal listener responses. (JDD)
Descriptors: Communication Skills, Cooperation, Disabilities, Educational Cooperation, Elementary Secondary Education, Interpersonal Communication, Interpersonal Competence, Interprofessional Relationship, Listening Skills, Special Education Teachers, Special Needs Students, Teacher Qualifications, Teamwork
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A