Teaching Students With Learning Disabilities: A Practical Guide for Every Teacher / Edition 1
  • Teaching Students With Learning Disabilities: A Practical Guide for Every Teacher / Edition 1
  • Teaching Students With Learning Disabilities: A Practical Guide for Every Teacher / Edition 1

Teaching Students With Learning Disabilities: A Practical Guide for Every Teacher / Edition 1

by James E. Ysseldyke, Bob Algozzine
     
 

ISBN-10: 141293902X

ISBN-13: 9781412939027

Pub. Date: 07/28/2006

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Improve the work habits and study skills of students with learning disabilities and/or ADHD, and advance their performance in reading, writing, and mathematics with the highly effective methods in this guide.

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Improve the work habits and study skills of students with learning disabilities and/or ADHD, and advance their performance in reading, writing, and mathematics with the highly effective methods in this guide.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412939027
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
07/28/2006
Series:
Practical Approach to Special Education
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
120
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

About A Practical Approach to Special Education for Every Teacher
Acknowledgements
About the Authors
Self-Assessment I
Introduction to Teaching Students With Learning Disabilities
1.What Are Learning Disabilities?
Criticism of the Definition
Criteria for Identification
2.How Common Are Learning Disabilities?
Rapid Growth in the Category
Explanations of the Category’s Growth
3.What Causes Learning Disabilities?
4.How Are Learning Disabilities Assessed?
What Is Unique About Learning Disability Assessments?
Trends in the Assessment Process
5.What Characteristics Are Associated With Learning Disabilities?
Cognitive
Academic
Physical
Behavioral
Communication
6.How Do Teachers Teach Students With Learning Disabilities?
Improving Basic Skills
Improving Classroom Behavior
Improving Social Relations
7.What Should Every Teacher Know About Learning Disabilities and ADHD?
Definitions of ADHD
Principles of Remediation
8.What Trends and Issues Influence How We Teach Students With Learning Disabilities?
A Changing Definition
Subtypes of Learning Disabilities
Definitions Vary by State
Transition Questions
9. Learning Disabilities in Perspective
10. What Have We Learned?
Key Points
Key Vocabulary
Self-Assessment II
Answer Key for Self-Assessments
On Your Own
Resources
Books
Journals & Articles
Organizations
References
Index

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