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Source: Federal Register: September 2, 2004 (Volume 69, Number 170)
The following request for comments from the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services [OSERS] was recently published in the Federal Register:
For complete information go to http://www2.ed.gov/legislation/FedRegister/other/2004-3/090204a.html
Source: AMCHP Updates - September 3, 2004
Plenary sessions from the 2004 National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities Conference are now ready for viewing over the Web at http://www.ncbddd04.org/index.htm [Note: Link checked on 02/20/2009 - this item is no longer available online] . Topics include Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, genomics and disability.
Source: ERIC News - Sept 1, 2004
The Education Resources Information Center (ERIC), sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) of the U.S. Department of Education, produces the world's premier database of journal and non-journal education literature. The new ERIC online system, released September 1, 2004, provides the public with a centralized ERIC Web site for searching the ERIC bibliographic database of more than 1.1 million citations going back to 1966. Effective October 1, more than 107,000 full-text non-journal documents (issued 1993-2004), previously available through fee-based services only, will be available for free. For additional information go to http://www.eric.ed.gov/.
Source: www.ncsmartstart.org - August 31, 2004
The 2005 National Smart Start Conference will be held from January 24-27, 2005 in Greensboro, NC. Keynote speakers will include T. Berry Brazelton, renowned pediatrician and author. For more information and to register online, go to http://www.ncsmartstart.org/ and click on the conference logo.