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Educating mentally handicapped children

Educating mentally handicapped children

[papers presented at a conference on The Education of Severely Subnormal Children held from 6-13 April 1972, at the University College of Swansea]

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Published by Faculty of Education, University College of Swansea in Swansea (Singleton Park, Swansea SA4 8PP) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children with mental disabilities -- Education -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Alice F. Laing.
    GenreCongresses.
    ContributionsLaing, Alice F., University College of Swansea. Dept. of Education., Great Britain. Dept. of Education and Science.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLC4601 .E28
    The Physical Object
    Pagination114 p. ;
    Number of Pages114
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5239289M
    ISBN 100900944102
    LC Control Number75310387
    OCLC/WorldCa1342052

    the Education for All Handicapped Children Act (P.L. ) mandated that all children with disabilities be granted a free, appropriate public education (FAPE) in the least restrictive environment possible. Signed by President Gerald Ford in and went into effect in File Size: KB. d) Educating the mentally handicapped However, there is always a possibility and thus a need to educate mentally handicapped children. Even in serious cases, thanks to the encouragement given by the parents' affectionand the stimulus that comes from a family that is attentive to the child, he can develop on the psychomotor level and acquire a.

    Jordan, A. M. Personal-social traits of mentally handicapped children. In Thurstone, T.G., An evaluation of educating mentally handicapped children in special classes and in regular classes. Chapel Hill: School of Education, Univer. of North Carolina, Google ScholarCited by: The Establishment of Schools for the DisabledOverviewDuring the nineteenth century the number of educational institutions in the United States grew rapidly. In addition to elementary schools, high schools, and colleges, schools devoted to the training and welfare of disabled children were established. Special schools were created to assist in the training and education of children who were.

    State Law and Education of Handicapped Children: Issues and Recommendations. Arlington, VA: Council for Exceptional Children. Will, M.C. Educating children with learning problems: A shared responsibility. Exceptional Children 52(5) The National Academies Press. doi: / a handicapped child to attend school are so extensive that private duty nursing services are needed, the school district is not required to provide such services. The Education for All Handicapped Children Act (EAHCA) provides funding to assist states in educating physically and mentally handicapped children. In.


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