What teachers need to know about students with disabilities /

Students with Disabilities provides a concise overview of the disabilities that teachers may encounter in their classrooms, and how these disabilities impact on students' learning and development. Main topics include: intellectual disability, autism, Asperger syndrome, other pervasive developme...

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Author / Creator:Westwood, Peter S.
Imprint:Camberwell, Vic. : ACER Press, 2009.
Description:1 online resource (x, 146 pages)
Language:English
Series:What teachers need to know about
What teachers need to know about (Series)
Subject:Students with disabilities -- Education.
Teachers of children with disabilities -- Training of.
Learning disabilities.
Reading disability.
EDUCATION -- Special Education -- Physical Disabilities.
Learning disabilities.
Reading disability.
Students with disabilities.
Teachers of children with disabilities -- Training of.
Education, Special Topics.
Education.
Social Sciences.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11281079
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Varying Form of Title:Students with disabilities
Other authors / contributors:Australian Council for Educational Research.
ISBN:9781441629883
1441629882
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (pages 121-139) and index.
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Summary:Students with Disabilities provides a concise overview of the disabilities that teachers may encounter in their classrooms, and how these disabilities impact on students' learning and development. Main topics include: intellectual disability, autism, Asperger syndrome, other pervasive developmental disorders, physical and health impairments, vision and hearing impairments, language and learning disorders, and emotional and behavioural disorders. The book is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all disorders and conditions. Instead, the author describes the main features of a wide ra.
Other form:Print version: Westwood, Peter S. What teachers need to know about students with disabilities. Camberwell, Vic. : ACER Press, 2009 9780864318695