ERIC Number: EJ591169
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Second Chances: Improving Decoding Skills in the Older Student.
Apel, Kenn; Swank, Linda K.
Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools, v30 n3 p231-42 Jul 1999
Presents the case of a 29-year-old university student with impairments in decoding skills. Factors that contribute to decoding skills are identified, such as phonological and morphological awareness and use of decoding strategies. The assessment and intervention procedures used are explained. The importance of recognizing the emotional needs of older students with reading impairments is stressed. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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