ERIC Number: EJ516135
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
Computers as Aids in the Prevention and Remediation of Reading Disabilities.
Torgesen, Joseph K.; Barker, Theodore A.
Learning Disability Quarterly, v18 n2 p76-87 Spr 1995
This article provides examples of ways computer-assisted instruction can help children with learning disabilities (LD) learn to read more effectively. Computer programs providing training in phonological awareness, specific context-free word identification skills, and reading of connected text are described, and preliminary evidence of their instructional effectiveness is presented. (Author/PB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special issue: Technology for Persons with Learning Disabilities: An International Perspective.