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ERIC Number: EJ846936
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2005
Pages: 7
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-0827-3383
Educational Games: A Technique to Accelerate the Acquisition of Reading Skills of Children with Learning Disabilities
Charlton, Beryl; Williams, Randy Lee; McLaughlin, T. F.
International Journal of Special Education, v20 n2 p66-72 2005
This study evaluated the effects of educational games on the performance of eight elementary school students with learning disabilities. The effects of educational games were evaluated in a multiple baseline design across students. The results indicated that each student improved their performance on reading when educational games were in effect. These differences were also educationally significant. Practical considerations and implications of educational games for adoption in the classroom were discussed.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Elementary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A