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analysis of the exceptional children's unit in the Lake Placid, Florida school

Title: An analysis of the exceptional children's unit in the Lake Placid, Florida school.
Name(s): Parks, Gretchen H., author
Witherspoon, Ralph L., professor directing thesis.
Florida State University, degree granting institution
Type of Resource: text
Genre: Text
Issuance: monographic
Date Issued: 1954
Publisher: Florida State University
Florida State University
Place of Publication: Tallahassee, Florida
Physical Form: computer
online resource
Extent: 1 online resource (iii, 56 leaves)
Language(s): English
Abstract/Description: "This study is a report of the Exceptional Children's Unit in Lake Placid, Florida. The purposes of this report are as follows: 1. To clarify the thoughts of the writer on what the Exceptional Children's Unit has accomplished. 2. To arrive at conclusions on the contributions the Lake Placid Exceptional Children's Unit has made to children and to teachers of other grades. 3. To clarify the values and techniques of case histories in teaching exceptional children. 4. To compare the curricula and program which have been used in the exceptional unit with that reported in well-known schools. This study will attempt to trace the development of the mental pattern of two mentally defective children and a borderline subnormal boy over a period of three years in a public school"--Introduction.
Identifier: FSU_historic_akp4932 (IID)
Bibliography Note: Includes bibliographical references (leaf 53).
Note(s): "August, 1954."
"Submitted to the Graduate Council of Florida State University in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Science."
Advisor: R. L. Witherspoon, Professor Directing Paper.
Subject(s): Children with disabilities -- Education
Special education -- Evaluation
Florida -- Lake Placid
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