ERIC Number: EJ782778
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008
Reference Count: 1
Adults with Disabilities in Early Childhood Settings
Keyes, Carol R.
Exchange: The Early Childhood Leaders' Magazine Since 1978, n179 p82-85 Jan-Feb 2008
This article presents a personal story of the transformative experience of including adults with disabilities in a campus child care center. It describes some highlights of what the author and her staff gained through this process. The author shares these experiences with the hope of encouraging others to be open to opportunities to work with these people or to seek them out.
Descriptors: Blindness, Physical Disabilities, Children, Adults, Child Care, Equal Opportunities (Jobs), Internship Programs, Personal Narratives
Exchange Press, Inc. P.O. Box 3249, Redmond, WA 98073-3249. Tel: 800-221-2864; Fax: 425-867-5217; e-mail: info@ChildCareExchane.com; Web site: http://www.childcareexchange.com
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Early Childhood Education
Authoring Institution: N/A