ERIC Number: EJ537646
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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Developing Social Skills in Young Children with Special Needs.
Strain, Phillip S.; Smith, Barbara J.
Preventing School Failure, v41 n1 p24-27 Fall 1996
This article addresses three issues concerning the development of social skills in young children with special needs, especially children with severe social limitations. First, the importance of children's social skills is stressed; next, specific peer-related social skills that should receive priority in early intervention are identified; and third, 10 questions concerning intervention are raised for families and providers. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
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