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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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  • 21.

    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
  • 22.

    Characteristics of Learning Disabilities in Students

    To describe the various categories of exceptionality, observers typically list the physical and psychological...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 23.

    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
  • 24.

    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
  • 25.

    How Can Learning Disabilities Be Prevented

    Prevention is usually described as primary, secondary, or tertiary, depending on when and why preventive action is...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 26.

    The Impact of a Child with Disabilities on the Family

    The birth of a baby with disabilities or the discovery that a child has a disability is an intense and traumatic event....

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 27.

    Different Types of Resource Rooms

    Categorical Resource Rooms These serve only students who have one particular disability. A resource room for students...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 28.

    Types of Learning Disabilities

    What are learning disabilities? Learning disabilities are caused by a difference in brain structure that is present at...

    Source: National Insititute of Child Health and Development
  • 29.

    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
  • 30.

    Intrinsic Motivation

    The very best form of motivation comes from within. Anyone observing healthy and well-attached infants knows that...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall