ERIC Number: EJ516394
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
Freshmen with Learning Disabilities: A Profile of Needs and Concerns.
Mitchell, Alice A.; Sedlacek, William E.
Journal of the Freshman Year Experience, v7 n2 p27-41 1995
A study profiled freshmen with diagnosed learning disabilities at a large, state-supported university. Results are summarized concerning this population's educational aspirations, self-reported study habits and academic weaknesses, decision to attend college, adjustment expectations, anticipated involvement or affiliation with campus groups, study and academic skills, social competence, and expectations of faculty. (MSE)
Descriptors: Academic Aspiration, Anxiety, College Freshmen, Expectation, Extracurricular Activities, Group Membership, Higher Education, Interpersonal Competence, Learning Disabilities, Profiles, State Universities, Stress Variables, Student Adjustment, Student Attitudes, Student Characteristics, Student Experience, Student Needs, Study Skills, Teacher Role
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A