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ERIC Number: EJ943702
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011
Pages: 4
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 8
Supporting Student Athletes with Disabilities: A Case Study
Weiss, Margaret P.
Journal of Postsecondary Education and Disability, v24 n2 p161-163 2011
Students with disabilities face tremendous change when transitioning to postsecondary education. Student athletes with disabilities face additional time and academic demands. Many universities have developed academic support programs for these student athletes. This article describes a case study of a Learning Assistance Program developed to support student athletes with disabilities and others who struggle transitioning to a Division 1 university. (Contains 1 table.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Higher Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
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