Preschool Children with Special Needs: Children At Risk, Children with Disabilities / Edition 2

Preschool Children with Special Needs: Children At Risk, Children with Disabilities / Edition 2

by Janet W. Lerner, Barbara Lowenthal, Rosemary W. Egan
     
 

ISBN-10: 0205358799

ISBN-13: 9780205358793

Pub. Date: 09/05/2002

Publisher: Pearson

This textbook for individuals in teaching training programs presents recent research and practical strategies for addressing the educational opportunities of children with special needs, aged three to six. The authors advocate a family-centered approach throughout chapters discussing assessment, learning environments, curricula, interventions, and teaching methods.…  See more details below

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This textbook for individuals in teaching training programs presents recent research and practical strategies for addressing the educational opportunities of children with special needs, aged three to six. The authors advocate a family-centered approach throughout chapters discussing assessment, learning environments, curricula, interventions, and teaching methods. Annotation c. Book News, Inc.,Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205358793
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
09/05/2002
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
336
Sales rank:
375,706
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.40(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

I. OVERVIEW.

1. Preschool Children with Special Needs.

2. Changing Policies and Laws.

3. Family Systems.

II. ASSESSMENT, LEARNING ENVIRONMENTS, AND CURRICULA.

4. Assessment and Evaluation of Young Children.

5. Environments for Learning.

6. Curriculum Development.

III. INTERVENTION.

7. Motor Development and Medically Related Problems.

8. Adaptive Behavior.

9. Social-Emotional Development.

10. Communication/Language Development.

11. Cognitive Development.

IV. SPECIAL ISSUES.

12. Transition.

Appendix A: Tests and Assessment Instruments.

Appendix B: Selected List of Test Publishers.

Appendix C: Developmental Milestones: Infancy to Age Six.

Appendix D: Individualized Family Service Plan.

Appendix E: Glossary.

References.

Index.

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