This handbook for parents, family members and caregivers of children with visual impairments explains special education services that these children are likely to need and to which they are entitled--and how to ensure that they receive them. Edited and written by experienced parents and professionals, this helpful and easy to use resource addresses the effect of visual impairment on a child's ability to learn and the services and educational programming that are essential for them to get the best education possible. Chapters address early intervention, assessment, different types of services, IEPs, accommodations and adaptations, different types of placements, children with other disabilities in addition to visual impairment, and negotiation and advocacy.Teenagers in a youth group at your place of worship often are a source to find someone to play a game of basketball or take your child for a walk or to a movie. Adaptive sports organizations pair children with disabilities with their nondisabledanbsp;...
|Title||:||A Parents' Guide to Special Education for Children with Visual Impairments|
|Publisher||:||American Foundation for the Blind - 2007|