Identifying Children With Special Needs: Checklists and Action Plans for Teachers

Identifying Children With Special Needs: Checklists and Action Plans for Teachers

by Glynis Hannell
     
 

Use this insightful text to identify students with disabilities, comply with the law, and ensure that these students get the attention and services they need.See more details below

Overview

Use this insightful text to identify students with disabilities, comply with the law, and ensure that these students get the attention and services they need.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412915946
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
10/28/2005
Pages:
200
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 11.10(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
About the Author
Introduction: Background to the Checklists
A Word About IDEA
IDEA Disability Categories Sec. 300.7 (20 U.S.C. 1401[3][A] and [B]; 1401 [26])
Reference
1. The Special Education Disability Identification Process
Using the Checklists
References
2. Which Checklist to Use?
How to Use the Charts
Scenario Illustrating Use of the Charts
3. Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)
Definition of Autism: Individuals With Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)
How to Use the Checklists
The Autism Checklist
Autism
Recommended Further Reading
References for Autism
The Asperger Syndrome Checklist
Asperger Disorder
Recommended Further Reading
References for Asperger Syndrome
4. Emotional or Behavioral Disorders and Emotional Disturbance
Definition of Emotional Disturbance: Individuals With Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)
How to Use the Checklists
The Anxiety Disorder Checklist
Anxiety Disorder
Recommended Further Reading
References for Anxiety Disorder
The Selective Mutism Checklist
Selective Mutism
Recommended Further Reading
References for Selective Mutism
The Child and Adolescent Depression Checklist
Depression
Recommended Further Reading
References for Depression
The Conduct Disorder Checklist
Conduct Disorder
Recommended Further Reading
References for Conduct Disorder
The Oppositional Defiant Disorder Checklist
Oppositional Defiant Disorder
Recommended Further Reading
References for Oppositional Defiant Disorder
5. Mental Retardation
Definition of Mental Retardation: Individuals With Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)
How to Use the Checklist
The Mental Retardation Checklist
Mental Retardation
Recommended Further Reading
References for Mental Retardation
6. Other Health Disabilities
Definition of Other Health Impairment: Individuals With Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)
How to Use the Checklists
The Attention-Deficit Disorder (Inattentive Type) Checklist
The Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder Checklist
Attention-Deficit Disorder
Recommended Further Reading
References for Attention-Deficit Disorder and Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
The Tourette’s Syndrome Checklist
Tourette’s Syndrome
Recommended Further Reading
References for Tourette’s Syndrome
7. Specific Learning Disability
Definition of Specific Learning Disability: Individuals With Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)
How to Use the Checklist
The Specific Learning Disability Checklist
Specific Learning Disability
Recommended Further Reading
References for Specific Learning Disability
8. Speech or Language Impairment
Definition of Speech or Language Impairment: Individuals With Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)
How to Use the Checklist
The Speech or Language Impairment Checklist
Speech or Language Impairment
Recommended Further Reading
References for Speech or Language Impairment
9. Other Special Needs
How to Use the Checklists
The Giftedness Checklist
Giftedness
Recommended Further Reading
References for Giftedness
The Immaturity Checklist
Immaturity
Recommended Further Reading
References for Immaturity
The Low Self-Esteem Checklist
Low Self-Esteem
Recommended Further Reading
References for Low Self-Esteem
The Child Abuse Checklist
The Abused Child or Adolescent
Recommended Further Reading
References for Child Abuse
The Developmental Coordination Disorder and Dyspraxia Checklist
Developmental Coordination Disorder and Dyspraxia
Recommended Further Reading
References for Developmental Coordination Disorder and Dyspraxia
10. Warning Signs of Sensory Impairment
Warning Signs of Hearing Impairment
Warning Signs of Visual Impairment
Index

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