ERIC Number: ED352780
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Learning Disabilities: Glossary of Some Important Terms. ERIC Digest #E517.
This digest presents definitions of 30 important terms in the field of learning disabilities. They are: accommodations, assistive technology, attention deficit disorder, brain imaging techniques, brain injury, collaboration, developmental aphasia, direct instruction, dyscalculia, dysgraphia, dyslexia, dysnomia, dyspraxia, learned helplessness, learning modalities, learning strategy approaches, learning styles, locus of control, metacognitive learning, minimal brain dysfunction, multisensory learning, neuropsychological examination, perceptual handicap, prereferral process, resource program, self-advocacy, specific language disability, specific learning disability, subtype research, and transition. (DB)
Council for Exceptional Children, 1920 Association Dr., Reston, VA 22091-1589 ($1, minimum order $5 prepaid).
Publication Type: ERIC Publications; Reference Materials - Vocabularies/Classifications; ERIC Digests in Full Text
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Council for Exceptional Children, Reston, VA.; ERIC Clearinghouse on Handicapped and Gifted Children, Reston, VA.