ERIC Number: EJ571887
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Learning Disabilities and Poverty: Moving towards a New Understanding of Learning Disabilities as a Public Health and Economic-Risk Issue.
Young, Glenn; Gerber, Paul J.
Learning Disabilities: A Multidisciplinary Journal, v9 n1 p1-6 Win 1998
Focuses on environmental issues that affect learning disabilities and provides a rationale for learning disabilities as a public health and economic-risk issue. The link between learning disabilities and poverty and the impact of low birth weight and lead poisoning are discussed. Action steps are provided. (CR)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A