ERIC Number: EJ591297
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Definitions and Eligibility Criteria Applied to the Adolescent and Adult Population with Learning Disabilities across Agencies.
Gregg, Noel; Scott, Sally; McPeek, Donna; Ferri, Beth
Learning Disability Quarterly, v22 n3 p213-23 Sum 1999
A national survey examined similarities and differences across state agencies, especially departments of special education and vocational rehabilitation, concerning their definitions and eligibility for services to individuals with learning disabilities. Analysis utilized a conceptual framework consisting of 21 components. Significant differences within and across agencies were found. Suggestions for definitions and eligibility-criteria policy across agencies are offered. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: Text Production Skills and Writing Development-II.