learning-disabled


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learning-disabled

(lûr′nĭng-dĭs-ā′bəld)
adj.
Having a learning disability: programs for learning-disabled students.
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It seems likely that including activities that help a learning-disabled student discover symmetry and its relation to the pairing of beats could have a positive effect on developmental music aptitude.
Levine is at his best when he considers the emotional life of learning-disabled children.
They are sometimes placed in specialized classes for learning-disabled students because their disability prevents them from achieving at their potential based on intelligence alone (Fetzer).
The patient's history was common for a child who is labeled as learning-disabled or dyslexic.
8% in the general population, while most surveys of learning-disabled individuals find that 10% are moderately hearing impaired or deaf.
Yet a closer look at how learning-disabled students are actually faring under a variety of school choice programs worldwide suggests that the special education card may not play out exactly as the opponents of market-based education reform are hoping.
Often, children with attention deficit/hyperactive disorder (AD/HD) have been described within the learning-disabled group.
For 18 years, I have been a teacher at a private school for bright, learning-disabled children.
It features nine of the country's most accomplished young learning-disabled performers.
An attributional investigation of performance outcomes for learning-disabled and normal-achieving pupils.
More than 80 percent of all school children in the United States could qualify as learning-disabled under one definition or another, according to University of Minnesota researcher James Ysseldyke.
Sociometric differences between learning-disabled and non-handicapped students: Effects of sex and race.

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