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8 edition of Straight Talk About Learning Disabilities (Straight Talk about) found in the catalog.

Straight Talk About Learning Disabilities (Straight Talk about)

by Kay Marie Porterfield

  • 321 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Facts on File .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Teaching of children / adults with specific learning difficulties,
  • Teaching of learning disabled persons,
  • Learning disabilities,
  • Education Of Students With Learning Disabilities,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Young Adult Social Situations,
  • Social Situations - Special Needs,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • Education,
  • Social Science - General,
  • EDU026020,
  • EDU,
  • Learning disabled children,
  • Social Issues - Special Needs,
  • Children"s 12-Up - Education

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages148
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9805104M
    ISBN 100816038651
    ISBN 109780816038657
    OCLC/WorldCa40559790

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    A professor of psychology is creating books that give children with learning disabilities superpowers and voices to spread awareness. Straight Talk. Sunrise. This is Us. Each book . A learning disabilities is a specific impairment of academic learning that intervenes with a aspect of learning and reduces academic performance. But outcomes can be of a positive one for students with learning disability's if work is done on behaviorism and reinforcement for wrong strategies. metacogneition and responding reflectively.

    Tracy Alloway, professor of psychology at the University of North Florida, has written children's books aimed at highlighting the super memory powers of children with learning disabilities.   The top 10 books about disability In my latest book, Mouse and the Cossacks, Mouse is a young girl who hasn't spoken for four years. Noah all feature characters with a learning disability.


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Straight Talk About Learning Disabilities (Straight Talk about) by Kay Marie Porterfield Download PDF EPUB FB2

Straight Talk about Learning Disabilities book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Recognizing that the teen years are a time of gr 4/5. Straight Talk About Reading: How Parents Can Make a Straight Talk About Learning Disabilities book During the Early Years Paperback – January I am a teacher of children with mild to moderate specific learning disabilities who went through the teacher education program at Ashland University in Ohio.

Like countless other teacher education programs, ours stressed only a "whole /5(13). Straight talk about learning disabilities. [Kay Marie Porterfield] -- Provides information on learning disabilities, shows how to cope, and where to get help.

Book: All Authors / Contributors: Kay Marie Porterfield. Find more information about: ISBN:. Straight Talk About Learning Disabilities provides information and suggestions of ways to get help for those who think they may have a LD or know someone whom they think has a LD.

Author Kay Marie Porterfield includes a moving preface in which she discusses her own experiences, in school and after graduation, with LDs.

Especially helpful and unique to this book is Hall's differentiation of the needs of the regular learner as contrasted with the needs of the student with learning disabilities.

The first part of Hall and Moat's book details the larger picture of America's Reading Crisis along with theory and research behind whole language and explicit phonics/5(12). The field of learning disabilities is considered to have emerged as a separate discipline in with the publication of the book Psychopathology and Education of the Brain-Injured Child by neuropsychiatrist Alfred A.

Strauss and Laura E. Lehtinen. The need to help students with these disabilities was first recognized on the federal level in. Editor's note: This article was adapted and excerpted from Straight Talk About Reading: How Parents Can Make a Difference During the Early Years, the bestselling book by Susan Hall and Louisa Moats.

Research over the past 20 years has led to major conclusions about how good readers read well and how children learn to read. Straight Talk About Reading. OUR LATEST BOOK For Parents. Click HERE for more info, excerpts, etc.

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Parents and teachers of learning disabled children will find authoritative guidance on attention deficit disorder, ADD, ADHD, dyslexia, dysgraphia, dyscalculia, dysnomia, reading difficulties, speech and related disorders. LD OnLine works in association with Learning Disabilities.

She is the co-author of Straight Talk about Psychological Testing for Kids, a book that has become a classic for parents and professionals. She has also written The Child Clinician’s Report Writing Handbook, which has been called “the most.

Straight Talk about Psychological Testing for Kids, by Harvard psychologists Ellen Braaten, Ph.D., and Gretchen Felopulos, Ph.D., would have saved me many sleepless nights. It covers just about everything parents need to know about testing for ADHD, learning disabilities, speech and language problems, Asperger syndrome, and : Terry Matlen.

Recommended Books Books for Parents About Dyslexia by Priscilla Vail The Between the Lions Book for Parents: Everything You Need to Know to Help Your Child Learn to Read by Linda K. Rath & Louise Kennedy (Ages PreK– 3) Dysgraphia: Why Johnny Can’t Write: A Handbook for Parents and Teachers by Diane W.

Cavey Not [ ]. Straight Talk is comprised of everything you need to know when dealing with scoliosis- including personal accounts of nine teens and their mothers, medical interviews containing the latest trends in treatment, practical advise on bracewear fashion, preparing for medical visits, managing school needs, and much more.5/5(19).

by Timothy E. Wilens, M.D. Guilford Press, $ Purchase Straight Talk about Psychiatric Medications for Kids. When a child is diagnosed with a psychiatric disorder, parents naturally have many questions.

Straight Talk about Psychiatric Medications for Kids, by Timothy E. Wilens, M.D., a leading child psychiatrist, does an excellent job of answering these questions. Read Me Stories 30 Book Library (app) Early Identification and Intervention is the Key to a Positive Outcome.

If dyslexia is suspected, it is important to consult with a trained professional who is able to evaluate and confirm the presence and the severity of dyslexia. Having dyslexia does not mean that your future is bleak. The Book.

Straight Talk About Reading: How Parents Can Make a Difference in the Early Years, but particularly those of preschool through 3rd grade students and of students who may have learning disabilities. It has also become popular among teachers.

The Authors. Subsequently, the UK editors decided to redirect "Learning disabilities in the UK" to "developmental disability." There was discussion of moving the "Learning disabilities in the US" content back into the "Learning disability" page, but I haven't had time to do it until now.

Best, Rosmoran23 June (UTC). About this event: TEDxOakLawn will have an incredible line up of 11 speakers covering topics including innovating the education system, how pictographs and linguistics evolved, emerging technology for disabilities, and preventative healthcare.

Come hear some of the country's leading experts talk. Bernice Wong's Learning about Learning Disabilities was the first text to give equal attention to the intellectual, conceptual, and practical aspects of learning disabilities.

The Third Edition of this popular title presents 80% new material, keeping the chapters up to date in this fast-moving field. With new contributors, and seven new chapters, coverage is both.

Learning about Learning Disabilities, 4e continues to provide equal attention to the intellectual, conceptual, and practical aspects of learning disabilities. The Fourth Edition of this popular title presents 80% new material, keeping the chapters up to date in this fast-moving field.

With new contributors, and 11 new chapters, coverage is both comprehensive and thorough. By Leslie Josel As an ADHD coach, I’ve been inundated with questions as to how students with LD and ADHD can navigate the online/virtual learning process that is their new normal. Here are a few strategies to try: Find a.Mothers Talk About Learning Disabilities: Personal Feelings, Practical Advice by Elizabeth Weiss “In this generous, compassionate book, Elizabeth Weiss shares the story of her own emotional growth, and that of other honest mothers, who have made peace with the many and varied challenges of raising children with learning difficulties.”.Disabilities Education Improvement Act (IDEA).

This is a special education law. It includes two ways to identify students as having specific learning disabilities. One way is the “discrepancy model,” which has been used for many years. In this model, a student may be identified as having a specific learning disability if he or she is File Size: KB.