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Bruder, Mary Beth; Gundler, Darla; Stayton, Vicki; Kemp, Peggy – Infants and Young Children, 2021
There are concerns about the quantity and quality of personnel in early childhood intervention (ECI) as the numbers of infants and young children with delays and disabilities grow in number, needs, and diversity. The Early Childhood Personnel Center (ECPC) was funded to provide technical assistance (TA) to state systems of ECI and institutions of…
Descriptors: Infants, Toddlers, Young Children, Preschool Education
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Bruder, Mary Beth; Catalino, Tricia; Chiarello, Lisa A.; Mitchell, Marica Cox; Deppe, Janet; Gundler, Darla; Kemp, Peggy; LeMoine, Sarah; Long, Toby; Muhlenhaupt, Mary; Prelock, Patricia; Schefkind, Sandra; Stayton, Vicki; Ziegler, Deborah – Infants and Young Children, 2019
The Early Childhood Personnel Center (ECPC) was funded by the Office of Special Education Programs at the U.S. Department of Education to provide technical assistance to State Systems of Early Childhood Intervention and Institutions of Higher Education on issues related to personnel development. One initiative of the ECPC has been to collaborate…
Descriptors: Competence, Infants, Young Children, Disabilities
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Guralnick, Michael J.; Bruder, Mary Beth – Infants and Young Children, 2016
The current status and future directions of early childhood inclusion in the United States are discussed from the perspective of 4 key goals: access, accommodations and feasibility, developmental progress, and social integration. Recommendations are put forward to promote inclusion goals emphasizing administrative structures, personnel…
Descriptors: Early Childhood Education, Inclusion, Preschool Education, Preschool Children
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Stayton, Vicki D.; Dietrich, Sylvia L.; Smith, Barbara J.; Bruder, Mary Beth; Mogro-Wilson, Cristina; Swigart, Ashley – Infants and Young Children, 2009
The Office of Special Education Programs funded Center to Inform Personnel Preparation Policy and Practice in Early Intervention and Preschool Education conducted a study to obtain current information about state certification requirements for early childhood special educators who work with preschool children with developmental delays and…
Descriptors: Early Intervention, Preschool Education, Special Education Teachers, Teacher Certification
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Bruder, Mary Beth; Mogro-Wilson, Cristina; Stayton, Vicki D.; Dietrich, Sylvia L. – Infants and Young Children, 2009
Early intervention and preschool special education coordinators in the 50 states and territories were interviewed about the current status of professional development in-service systems in their state. A definition consisting of 8 components of an in-service professional development system was used to analyze the state systems. Twenty Part C early…
Descriptors: Early Intervention, Faculty Development, Special Education, Inservice Teacher Education
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Stayton, Vicki; Bruder, Mary Beth – Infants and Young Children, 1999
Discusses original recommendations on the preparation of early interventionists and reviews numerous societal, policy/legislative, and service delivery changes that have occurred over the past 10 years in early-childhood special education. Progress in the development of licensure/certification guidelines is highlighted, and the need for further…
Descriptors: Certification, Delivery Systems, Disabilities, Early Childhood Education
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Hanson, Marci J.; Bruder, Mary Beth – Infants and Young Children, 2001
This article focuses on early intervention implementation concerns and recommendations for addressing the needs of the wide range of infants and toddlers with disabilities and families to be served. It describes providing services in natural environments, as well as the issues of personnel preparation and models of service delivery. (Contains…
Descriptors: Delivery Systems, Disabilities, Early Intervention, Family Needs