ERIC Number: EJ464068
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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An Adolescent with Moderate Mental Disabilities Tutors a 1st-Grade, Nondisabled Child.
Blackbourn, Vonda A.; Blackbourn, J. M.
Teaching Exceptional Children, v25 n4 p56-61 Sum 1993
An adolescent with moderate mental disabilities tutored a seven year old in arithmetic. The peer tutoring program increased the mathematics performance of the first grader, successfully integrated the adolescent into a more typical classroom environment, improved the accuracy of the tutor's mathematics performance, and resulted in changes in teacher attitude toward students with disabilities. (JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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