ERIC Number: ED290264
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986-Oct
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Computer Aptitude: Learning Disabled versus Non-Learning Disabled Junior High School Students.
Hearne, J. Dixon; And Others
The study examined computer aptitude among 56 learning disabled (LD) and 56 non LD junior high students. Students were administered the Computer Aptitude, Literacy, and Interest Profile (CALIP). Results revealed no significant difference in computer aptitude among groups or between male and female non LD students. A significant difference was found between the computer aptitude of male and female LD students. Findings offered no support for proposed differences in reasoning ability or mental processes among LD students. (CL)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers; Reports - Research
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Note: In: Murphy, Harry J., Ed.; Computer Technology/Special Education/Rehabilitation: Proceedings of the Conference (Northridge, CA, October 16-18, 1986); see EC 201 720.