ERIC Number: EJ603337
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Finding a Future for Functional Skills.
Billingsley, Felix F.; Albertson, Luann R.
Journal of the Association for Persons with Severe Handicaps, v24 n4 p298-302 Win 1999
This article discusses the importance of competence in functional skills for developing the social skills, friendships, and perceived quality of life in students with severe disabilities. The need to include functional skills instruction in general education settings is emphasized and methods of providing community based instruction are provided. (Contains extensive references.) (CR)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Note: Special Series: Paraprofessionals.