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Graham, Nancy – Pointer, 1978
With the aid of an innovative electronic device, the Tufts Interactive Communicator (TIC), a severely handicapped, cerebral palsied 16-year-old boy has been able to enter a regular sixth-grade classroom. (PHR)
Descriptors: Cerebral Palsy, Communication Problems, Electronic Equipment, Elementary Education
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Bernard, John E. – Arithmetic Teacher, 1978
Magic squares are used to generate number games similar to tic-tac-toe. Skills that are reinforced include addition of negative numbers and addition and multiplication of fractions. (MP)
Descriptors: Addition, Elementary Education, Elementary School Mathematics, Fractions
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Ockenga, Earl; Duea, Joan – Arithmetic Teacher, 1978
Four levels of activity sheets present problem solving as part of a tic-tac-toe game. The problems involve addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division appropriate to the level. (MP)
Descriptors: Elementary School Mathematics, Elementary Secondary Education, Games, Instruction
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Mandell, Alan; Lucking, Robert – Journal of Computers in Mathematics and Science Teaching, 1989
Describes two expert programs including "One-Row NIM" and "TIC-TAC-TOE." Provides two programs written with BASIC and the explanations of the program. (YP)
Descriptors: Artificial Intelligence, Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Games, Computer Software
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Yuill, Ron – Technology Teacher, 2005
The author shares how his technology education students at Tecumseh Middle School help his former student from a Purdue class, Ryan Smith, who was called to active military duty. Ryan was teaching technology education at Lafayette Jefferson High School when he was called by the military in the fall of 2004 to report to active duty. Before…
Descriptors: Technology Education, Military Service, Military Personnel, Games
Kumps, Luc – Understanding Our Gifted, 2008
In 2001, the author was still saying things like "Giftedness is a luxury problem," and "Why do parents let their children skip grades? School isn't a race! No need to arrive first at the finish!" He didn't realize that his wife Ingrid and him would soon be confronted with the "luxury problem." Their son Felix, then 3…
Descriptors: Academically Gifted, Advocacy, Special Education, Foreign Countries
Sampson, Demetrios G., Ed.; Spector, J. Michael, Ed.; Ifenthaler, Dirk, Ed.; Isaias, Pedro, Ed. – International Association for Development of the Information Society, 2015
These proceedings contain the papers of the 12th International Conference on Cognition and Exploratory Learning in the Digital Age (CELDA 2015), October 24-26, 2015, which has been organized by the International Association for Development of the Information Society (IADIS), co-organized by Maynooth University, Ireland, and endorsed by the…
Descriptors: Conferences (Gatherings), Computer Uses in Education, Learning Processes, Expertise
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Chowdhury, Uttom; Christie, Deborah – British Journal of Special Education, 2002
This article describes a Tourette syndrome training day for teachers facilitated by members of the Tic Disorders Clinic at Great Ormond Street Hospital in England. The day provided a mix of information giving and discussion of current practice. Outcomes of the day are related to professional knowledge and experience. (Contains references.) (CR)
Descriptors: Behavior Disorders, Classroom Techniques, Course Content, Elementary Secondary Education
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Ghaziuddin, Mohammad – Focus on Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities, 2002
This article explores the association of medical and psychiatric conditions with Asperger syndrome, based mainly on publications from the last two decades. It examines comorbidity of Asperger syndrome with mood disorders, schizophrenia, obsessive-compulsive disorder, attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder, tic disorders, violence and aggression,…
Descriptors: Aggression, Asperger Syndrome, Attention Deficit Disorders, Behavior Disorders
Blakesley, Lynn; Zahn, Steve – 1993
In an effort to improve access to education and to better serve residents of its 600 square mile district, Waubonsee Community College (WCC), in Sugar Grove, Illinois, utilizes telecourses, audiocourses, and live classes via microwave transmission to deliver instruction. Video and audio courses utilize prerecorded instructional materials,…
Descriptors: Access to Education, Community Colleges, Correspondence Study, Distance Education
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Anderson, Donna J. – Preventing School Failure, 1993
This article presents a brief introduction to Gilles de la Tourette Syndrome (a neuropsychiatric disorder characterized by motor and vocal tics and obsessive-compulsive behaviors). It describes the nature of the disorder, treatment, and service provision (evaluation and assessment and the Individual Education Plan). (DB)
Descriptors: Behavior Patterns, Educational Needs, Elementary Secondary Education, Handicap Identification
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Jones, Kevin; Johnson, Genevieve Marie – Canadian Journal of Special Education, 1993
This paper describes the prevalence of Tourette's Syndrome and its characteristics. Instructional strategies for students with Tourette's Syndrome are discussed, including a flexible teaching style, a warm and supportive classroom environment, paired and cooperative learning strategies, frequent breaks during instruction, and a safe place to…
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Incidence, Neurological Impairments, Student Characteristics
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Woods, Douglas W.; Miltenberger, Raymond G. – Education and Treatment of Children, 1996
This paper first reviews four classes of habit disorders in children: motor and vocal tics, nervous habits, stuttering, and Tourette's disorder. It then describes the habit reversal procedure and reviews the literature on its use and variations to treat each of the four classes of habit disorders. Emphasis is on simplified versions of the original…
Descriptors: Behavior Change, Behavior Modification, Behavior Problems, Children
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Knight, Diane – Physical Disabilities: Education and Related Services, 1999
This guide to Tourette Syndrome addresses prevalence and etiology, associated behaviors (such as obsessive-compulsive disorder and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder), treatment approaches and medication, and classroom management techniques (such as handling tic release/stress and managing hyperactivity/controlling attentional impulses). (DB)
Descriptors: Behavior Problems, Classroom Techniques, Elementary Secondary Education, Etiology
Schilling, Mary Lou, Ed. – PAM Repeater, 1984
Means of adapting some familiar and popular physical activities for multiply impaired persons are described. Games reviewed are dice baseball, one base baseball, in-house bowling, wheelchair bowling, ramp bowling, swing-ball bowling, table tennis, shuffleboard, beanbag bingo and tic-tac-toe, balloon basketball, circle football, and wheelchair…
Descriptors: Adapted Physical Education, Adults, Athletics, Children
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