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There are many learning disability interventions and accommodations. The types of interventions and accommodations use depend largely on the disorders as well as the severity. The key is early intervention as it is most beneficial and effective.

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  • 11.

    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
  • 12.

    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
  • 13.

    Individualized Education Program (IEP): An Example

    Excerpts from Andre Weiss’ IEP when Andre was in second grade Individualized Education Program (IEP) Student Name:...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 14.

    Supporting Academic Achievement in English Language Learners

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, as of July 1, 2006 there are 4.6 million English language learners (ELLs) in U.S....

    Source: Diversity in Education Special Edition Contributor
  • 15.

    Assistive Technology for Students with Mild Disabilities

    Technology has become ubiquitous as a tool for teachers and students. P.L. 100-407, the Technology-Related Assistance...

    Source: Council for Exceptional Children (CEC), Division of Learning Disabilities (DLD)
  • 16.

    Academic Accommodations and Interventions

    For children with ADHD, it is important to accomodate differences in their attentional style, which is improved by...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 17.

    Learning Strategies and Diverse Learners

    Daneman (1991) noted that learners can absorb new information only in relation to what they already know. For example,...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 18.

    Vocabulary Assessment and Instruction

    Oral vocabulary, or knowledge of word meanings, plays a key role in reading comprehension. If children are unfamiliar...

    Source: LD Online
  • 19.

    Students with Learning Disabilities

    Students with learning disabilities comprise the largest single category of students with special needs (U.S. Dept. of...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 20.

    The Upside of NCLB

    Despite all the flack NCLB is getting, there is a new report out which says at least one group has benefited overall...

    Source: Education.com