TITLE

All Kinds of Flowers Grow Here The Child's Place for Children with Special Needs at Brooklyn Public Library

AUTHOR(S)
Banks, Carrie
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Children & Libraries: The Journal of the Association for Library;Spring2004, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features the Child's Place for Children with Special Needs, a project of the Brooklyn Public Library in New York City. Embodiment of the library's philosophy; Expansion of the project both in types of programming it offers and the number of libraries; Project's use of Universal Design principles and Multiple Intelligencers Theory to create inclusive programs for children.
ACCESSION #
13710561

 

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