ERIC Number: EJ635002
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Students with Three Types of Severe Reading Disabilities: Introduction to the Case Studies.
Felton, Rebecca H.
Journal of Special Education, v35 n3 p122-24 Fall 2001
This introductory article to a special issue of case studies shows the diversity of students with severe reading disabilities. It notes that poor readers often have difficulties in one or more of three areas: decoding, recognizing words automatically, and reading text fluently, all linked to weaknesses in rapid naming of visually presented items. (Contains references.) (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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