ERIC Number: ED082429
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Adaptation of Material and Equipment for Individualizing Remediation in Learning Disabilities Resource Rooms.
McCabe, Mary Pat
Presented for new special education teachers is a brochure containing descriptions and approaches to use of equipment and materials that aid in remediation of learning disabilities in elementary school children. The brochure is said to be based on the assumption that the new teacher understands the major theories which deal with learning disabilities and responses of children with the handicap. Usually given are source, price, a brief description, and activities for the following items of equipment or materials: language master; audiotronics tutorette; tape recorder; language master or tape recorder; dual track recorder; dual track recorder or language master; overhead projector; study mate II projector; overhead, study mate II, or filmstrip projector; flash-X, shadowscope pacer; Hegge, Kirk, and Kirk reading drills; let's read series; Michigan tracking program; and teacher prepared materials. Remediation activities to strengthen specific deficits are listed tabularly for each item of equipment or material in auditory/vocal, auditory/motor, visual/vocal, visual/motor, and multisensory areas. (MC)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Bureau of Education for Exceptional Students.
Authoring Institution: Escambia County Board of Public Instruction, Pensacola, FL.