Our Family Our Child: Asian Families and Children with Disabilities for Professionals

PACER Center

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Summary:

This 17-minute open-captioned videotape, intended for professionals, features Southeast Asian parents who have children with disabilities speaking about their experiences with special education and other services. It looks at some of the cultural and linguistic barriers that these families face. Family traditions and attitudes toward education, authority, and disabilities are explored. The video discusses specific cultural issues that might prevent the best delivery of services and gives suggestions for communicating with the parents and families. 

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Bibliographic Information:

PACER Center. Our Family Our Child: Asian Families and Children with Disabilities for Professionals (1996). PACER Center, Inc.: Minneapolis, MN.

Language: English

Reading Level: Average

Formats Available: Videotape

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Availability:

(The video may also be rented from PACER for $10.00 )

PACER Center, Inc.
8161 Normandale Blvd.
Minneapolis, MN
55437

Phone: (952) 838-9000
Fax: (952) 838-0199

Email: pacer@pacer.org
URL: http://www.pacer.org

Languages Available: English

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Producer Information:

Intended User Audience:

Intended for professionals. Features Southeast Asian parents who have children with disabilities speaking about their experiences with special education and other services. Explores family traditions and attitudes toward education, authority, and disabilities. Discusses specific cultural issues.
 

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