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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.

    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
  • 22.

    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
  • 23.

    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
  • 24.

    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
  • 25.

    Should All Students with Learning Disabilities Be Educated in the Regular Classroom?

    For the majority of students with learning disabilities, the least restrictive environment for all or most of the school...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 26.

    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
  • 27.

    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
  • 28.

    Social Studies Education for Students with Disabilities

    The U.S. Department of Education has interpreted the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) to mean that the...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 29.

    Troubled Teens or Learning Different?

    Fifteen to 20 percent of the U.S. population has a learning difference such as ADD, dyslexia, or any number of...

    Source: Education.com
  • 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

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