TITLE

Working with Students with Disabilities in the General Science Classroom

AUTHOR(S)
Richardson, Denise; Beard, Lawrence A.
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Special Education Technology Practice;Jan/Feb2008, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article explains the role of assistive technology and the Internet as valuable tools in teaching general science to U.S. students who have mild disabilities. These students, the article reports, comprise about 85% of the total number of handicapped students and are generally lacking in basic reading skills. According to the article, assistive technology can provide these students the auditory and visual support to overcome reading difficulties. Some of the Internet sources teachers can use to help students in this regard are cited in the article.
ACCESSION #
31878473

 

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