Date of Award


Document Type


Degree Name

Specialist in Education (Ed.S.)


Educational Leadership


Omaha Technical High School is one of eight senior high schools in the Omaha Public School system. Historically, Technical High School is a comprehensive public high school. College preparatory and vocational courses are offered at the school. In the early 1960's special education classes for the educable mentally retarded were started at Technical High School. This program was the only special education program in the Omaha Public Schools system at the high school level.


A Field Project Presented to the Department of Educational Administration and the Graduate Faculty of the University of Nebraska at Omaha In Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree Specialist in Education. Copyright Marty M. Pierson August, 1976