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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.

    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
  • 22.

    Not ADHD? Think Dyslexia

    Although as many as one in 10 people have dyslexia, it's one of the most commonly misdiagnosed learning issues for...

  • 23.

    Transition Resources for Students with Specific Disabilities

    The transition suite has other stand-alone pages as well. We've tried not to list the same resources in different pages,...

    Source: National Dissemination Center for Children With Disabilities
  • 24.

    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
  • 25.

    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
  • 26.

    Classroom Management Techniques

    There are times when the real issue may not be the child but rather in the teaching style of the classroom teacher, that...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 27.

    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
  • 28.

    Five Homework Strategies for Teaching Students with Disabilities

    Homework is one aspect of the general education curriculum that has been widely recognized as important to academic...

    Source: Educational Resource Information Center (U.S. Department of Education)
  • 29.

    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
  • 30.

    Specific Goals of Occupational Therapy Intervention

    There are several specific areas in which OTRs provide therapy. They are discussed in the following section and include...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall