ERIC Number: ED295375
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987-May
Reference Count: N/A
Churchill Forum, Volume IX No. 1, December 1986, Volume IX No. 2, May 1987.
Churchill Forum, v9 n1 Dec 1986 n2 May 1987
The two newsletter issues presented in this document contain articles with the following titles and authors: "'My Kids Could Never Do That': Adapting Software for the Learning Disabled Student" by Susan Jo Russell; "Enriching Science and Math Instruction with Technology: The Voyage of the Mimi" (about an integrated set of video, computer, and print materials for students in grades 4 through 8) by Laura Martin; "Word Processing for the Learning Disabled: Caveats" by Jed Luchow; "Teaching a Course to Teachers on the Use of Computers in the Learning Disabled Classroom" by Barbara Dubitsky and Bernice Wilson; "Vocational Planning for the LD Child" by Ellen Millman; "There's Got To Be an Angle--There's Got To Be a Way" (an interview with dyslexic artist Tobi Kahn); "Extra Weight: A Hero's Reflections" (reminiscences of a successful learning disabled man) by Jim Rein; "Lemonade Stands and Fleamarkets" (ways to encourage financial independence in learning disabled children) by Robert Whitman; "How a Born Again Dyslexic Found Pluslexia" (the necessity of acceptance of the pervasive differences characteristic of the dyslexic individual) by Delos Smith. (DB)
Descriptors: Career Planning, Computer Uses in Education, Dyslexia, Elementary Secondary Education, Emotional Adjustment, Inservice Teacher Education, Instructional Materials, Learning Disabilities, Mathematics Instruction, Money Management, Personal Narratives, Science Instruction, Self Esteem, Word Processing
Churchill Center for Learning Disabilities, Inc., 22 E. 95th St., New York, NY 10128.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Parents
Authoring Institution: Churchill Center for Learning Disabilities, Inc., New York, NY.