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Museum education for retarded adults

Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)

Museum education for retarded adults

reaching out to a neglected audience.

by Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)

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Published by Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art museums and people with mental disabilities.,
  • Art museums -- Educational aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 47.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN430 .N48 1979
    The Physical Object
    Pagination47 p. :
    Number of Pages47
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4445663M
    LC Control Number79107537

    E. Discipline for the retarded child is little different from the normal child except that the retarded child will learn more slowly and will need more help and frequent reminders. F. A busy, happy child is usually a well behaved child and if kept occupied will be much easier to control. 2. Be consistent. "A book for parents of children with mild to moderate mental retardation, whether or not they have a diagnosed syndrome or condition. It provides a complete and compassionate introduction to their child's medical, therapeutic, and educational needs, and discusses the emotional impact on the family/5(5).

    Education: Essay. Stereotypes About People With Disabilities. by Laurie Block, Disability History Museum Staff. ON THE IMAGE OF DISABILITY The life that a person with a disabling condition can look forward to today is very often, though certainly not always, radically different from what it might have been just 20 years ago. He was the first recipient of the International Award in Mental Retardation presented by the Joseph P. Kennedy Jr. Foundation. In Kirk was appointed the director of the Division of Handicapped Children and Youth under what is now the U.S. Department of Education. His best selling book The Slow Learner in the Classroom, presented a.

    The Museum offers a variety of programs dedicated to promoting accurate and relevant teaching of the Holocaust. Belfer National Conference for Educators. Museum Teacher Fellowship Program. Holocaust Institute for Teacher Educators. Conference for Holocaust Educators Centers. Teaching Materials. Explore lesson plans and training materials. University of Findlay’s Mazza Museum is proud to offer a wide variety of educational programs for educators, librarians, adult students and book lovers alike. Conferences Mazza offers two educational conferences each year for librarians, teachers and book lovers alike.


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