TITLE

CEC's public policy efforts

AUTHOR(S)
Wessendorf, Suana
PUB. DATE
January 1994
SOURCE
Teaching Exceptional Children;Winter94, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the efforts of the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) to ensure that the educational needs of exceptional children are being met in the government domain. Formation of the Political Action Network (PAN); Author's experiences as head of the CEC-PAN for the state of Arizona; Attitude of congressional members towards the CEC.
ACCESSION #
9405150367

 

Related Articles

  • Chapter 1: JOB REQUIREMENTS. Sanna, Ellyn // Special Education Teacher;2003, p4 

    Special education honors the unique value of every individual. Special education teachers must always see the needs of each separate child for whom they are responsible. As a result, they require a thorough understanding of a variety of teaching techniques and technology. Special education...

  • Governor's Schools. Winkler, Daniel L.; Stephenson, Scott; Jolly, Jennifer L. // Gifted Child Today;Oct2012, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p292 

    The article discusses the statewide Governor's School which is an alternative for gifted children. According to the article, Governor's School provides instruction in various contents, uses acceleration and enrichment, and meet the students' academic and social needs. Some states provide its own...

  • CLICK ON THE WORLD! Ramos, Margarita; Smith-Davis, Judy; Fletcher, Todd // Teaching Exceptional Children;Sep/Oct2004, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p47 

    Reports on the state of special education in the Tamaulipas, Mexico. Establishment of Special Education Reform 2002; Implementation of holistic approach that goes beyond school services; Training for special educators.

  • ISSUES & TRENDS.  // Focus on Exceptional Children;Sep1969, Vol. 1 Issue 4, p10 

    The article reports that the Council for Children With Behavior Disorders (CCBD) is calling for an appraisal of the present practices of educating exceptional children in the U.S. The CCBD distributed a position paper at the Council for Exceptional Children's meeting in Denver, Colorado in April...

  • Meeting the Multicultural Needs of Hispanic Students in Special Education. Fradd, Sandra H.; Figueroa, Richard A.; Correa, Vivian I. // Exceptional Children;Oct1989, Vol. 56 Issue 2, p102 

    The article presents information on the October 1989 special issue of the journal "Exceptional Children." This special issue focuses on the needs of Hispanics who are handicapped or at risk of educational failure. It should not be inferred that this is the only or even the most needy group....

  • Open Letter on Proposed High School Amendment. Leggett, Curtis // Exceptional Children;Jan1972, Vol. 38 Issue 5, p446 

    The article presents an open letter on the proposed high school amendment regarding the admission of high school students as members of the Council for Exceptional Children-Student Council for Exceptional Children in the U.S. The Executive Committee has declined to endorse the adoption of the...

  • The handicapped child is not in a competitive position in our society. Grenda, Richard // Exceptional Children;May1973, Vol. 39 Issue 8, p661 

    The article reports on the importance of intensive training in order for a handicapped person to be competitive in the society. Because of the nature of their disability, some people will never become competitive. Team leadership among special educators and vocational educators is important in...

  • PROVIDING SPECIAL EDUCATIONAL SERVICES FOR EXCEPTIONAL YOUTH. Blessing, Kenneth R. // Exceptional Children;Apr1960, Vol. 26 Issue 8, p395 

    The article discusses functions and roles of modern state department in providing special education services for exceptional children and youth in the U. S. The state department supervises the instructional techniques and practices necessary to fill in the gaps and insufficiencies in the...

  • Developing Potential of Exceptional Children. Garrison, Ivan K. // Exceptional Children;May1960, Vol. 26 Issue 9, p510 

    The article looks into the responsibilities of every individuals, including the government, on developing the potentials of exceptional children. The public has the right to see that more public funds are set aside for Federal support of education, for strengthening the U.S. Office of Education,...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics