ERIC Number: EJ673038
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
What Do Parents Want?: An Analysis of Education-Related Comments Made by Parents of Children with Different Genetic Syndromes.
Fidler, Deborah J.; Lawson, John E.; Hodapp, Robert M.
Journal of Intellectual and Developmental Disability, v28 n2 p196-204 Jun 2003
An analysis of educational desires found parents of children with Down syndrome (n=39) wanted changes in speech therapy and reading services, parents of children with Prader-Willi syndrome (n=25) wanted increases in adaptive physical education services, and parents of children with Williams syndrome (n=26) wanted increases in music services and aides. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Descriptors: Adapted Physical Education, Educational Change, Educational Improvement, Elementary Education, Individual Characteristics, Mental Retardation, Music Activities, Paraprofessional School Personnel, Parent Attitudes, Parent Grievances, Reading Instruction, Special Education, Speech Therapy, Student Needs
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A