Education-Related Information Center

Key Words: Deaf Ed. Info., Centers

Type: Column

Topic: Education-Related Information Center

Focus: Special education

Summary:

The National Clearinghouse for Professions in Special Education is one of many agencies listed in the ERIC Directory of Education-Related Information Centers.

Purpose:

"Disseminates information on the need for special education and related services personnel; seeks to increase the awareness of careers in special education; identifies, collects, analyzes, and disseminates information on recruitment, retention, and supply and demand of special education and related services personnel." (p. 81)

Services:

"Information dissemination; publication production/dissemination." (p. 81)

For more information contact:
The Professions Information Center
The Council for Exceptional Children
1920 Association Drive
Reston, VA 22091
703-264-9477 (Phone)
703-264-9494 (Fax)

Reference:

Clearinghouse Views. (1993, Winter). Teaching Exceptional Children. 81-83.

Grace Shanafelt/K.S.U. Student/Deaf Ed. Major