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ERIC Number: EJ677087
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0899-1510
Strategies To Improve Perceived Competence in Children with Visual Impairments.
Shapiro, Deborah R.; Lieberman, Lauren J.; Moffett, Aaron
RE:view, v35 n2 p69-80 Sum 2003
This article suggests strategies to improve perceived competencies in children with visual impairments. Strategies to increase perceptions of athletic competence include introducing role models and using behavior assessments. Guided discovery and peer tutoring are suggested teaching techniques. Strategies to improve social competence include increasing independent mobility, facilitating social interaction during lunch, and teaching that initiative is part of empowerment. (Contains references.) (DB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners
Language: English
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