ERIC Number: ED325806
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
Your Child's Vision Is Important.
Part of a series of booklets designed to provide practical ideas parents can use to help their children become readers, this booklet focuses on children's eyesight. The booklet's seven sections are as follows: (1) How Does Vision Affect Children's Progress in School? (2) What Kinds of Problems Affect These Demands for Vision? (3) How Can I Spot Vision Problems? (4) Doesn't the School Screen for Vision Problems? (5) What Do I Do If I Suspect a Problem? (6) What Should I Do Once a Problem Is Diagnosed? and (7) Conclusion. The booklet concludes with short lists of recommended reading for parents and for children, and a list of resources from the International Reading Association for parents. (SR)
Descriptors: Children, Elementary Secondary Education, Parent Student Relationship, Reading Difficulties, Vision, Vision Tests
ERIC Clearinghouse on Reading and Communication Skills, Indiana University, 2805 E. 10th St., Suite 150, Bloomington, IN 47408-2698 ($1.75); International Reading Association, 800 Barksdale Rd., P. O. Box 8139, Newark, DE 19714-8139 ($1.75).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; ERIC Publications
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Reading and Communication Skills, Bloomington, IN.; International Reading Association, Newark, DE.