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Learning Disabilities

Is your child struggling in school? Are there some troublesome warning signs that suggest your child may have a learning disability? Understanding the various kinds of learning disabilities and get some tips on how to help your child.

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  • 11.

    Adapting Toys for Children with Cerebral Palsy

    Spontaneous and independent use of commercially available toys is not possible for many children with cerebral palsy....

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 12.

    Class Placement Options

    Class Placement Options from Least (top) to Most (bottom) Segregated and Specialized Full-time regular class with the...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 13.

    What Is RTI?

    Response to Intervention (RTI) is a multi-tier approach to the early identification and support of students with...

    Source: RTI Action Network
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    Visual/Motor Processing (Writing) Dysfunction Characteristics

    The processing glitch that affects children the most is an interference in the writing system (spatial, visual/motor...

    Source: Home School Legal Defense Association
  • 15.

    Prevalence of Learning Disabilities

    Your chances of knowing someone with learning disabilities are very good. Currently, almost 2.9 million school-aged...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 16.

    Identifying the Desirable Characteristics of a College

    Once the student's strengths, learning needs, and level of support needed have been delineated, it is time to look at...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
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    General Information about Disabilities

    Introduction Every year, under the federal law known as the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA),...

    Source: National Dissemination Center for Children With Disabilities
  • 18.

    Language Deficits

    Students with learning disabilities often have difficulties with the mechanical and social uses of language (Hallahan...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 19.

    Poor Teaching

    Poor teaching involves far more than an inappropriate match between the school's curriculum and the students' needs. It...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 20.

    Parents' Reactions to Their Child's Disability

    Parents of children with disabilities have many reactions to their children's special needs, and these reactions may...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall