ERIC Number: EJ462580
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
The U.S. Federal Data-Collection Process for Children and Youths Who Are Deaf-Blind.
Ward, M. J.; Zambone, A. M.
Journal of Visual Impairment and Blindness, v86 n10 p429-34 Dec 1992
This article reports the results of policy research survey examining U.S. government strategies to obtain data on counts of children who are deaf-blind and the issues related to this effort and its outcomes. Problems frequently cited were varying definitions of deaf-blindness among states and lack of accurate data on etiology and severity. (JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Policymakers; Researchers
Authoring Institution: N/A