ERIC Number: EJ586487
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Serving Mothers with Disabilities in Early Childhood Education Programs.
Strong, Marlene F.
Young Children, v54 n3 p10-17 May 1999
Provides information for workers in early childhood programs about the needs of disabled mothers. Gives suggestions for accommodating mothers with various disabilities, including physical, psychiatric, sensory, cognitive, or learning disabilities. Explains that some disabilities are "hidden." Describes accessibility needs and lists information resources. Suggests ways to make a program more welcoming to mothers with disabilities. (AMC)
Descriptors: Accessibility (for Disabled), Assistive Devices (for Disabled), Child Caregivers, Developmental Disabilities, Disability Discrimination, Early Childhood Education, Employed Women, Language Impairments, Learning Disabilities, Parents with Disabilities, Physical Disabilities, Staff Development
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
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