MED 420 - Exceptional Children
Taught by Mrs. Sylvia Bright
Please note:Some reading assignments are available only in the library; as many as possible are available here also.
Public Law 94-142 (S. 6); Nov. 29, 1975 Education for All Handicapped Children Act of 1975
An overview of the 1997 bill to provide a broad understanding of some of the changes in IDEA'97.
Public Law 101-336. Text: Americans with Disabilities Act, Public Law 336 of the 101st Congress, enacted July 26, 1990.
Disability Resources on the Internet and "Gifted" : Chapter 3 in Kirk Text 6th ed.
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder National Institute of Mental Health publication.
Teaching Writing Skills to Students with Disabilities ERIC document.
Copis also available at the circulation
Additional resources from ERIC Council for Exceptional Children Information Center on Disabilities and Gifted Education.
Resources for Varying Exceptionalities Teachers
Master of Education in Varying Exceptionalities program requirements at UCF
Health and disability related terms
Special Child An online publication dedicated to parents of children with special needs Feb 2009