Legislative Definitions of Learning Disabilities: Roadblocks to Effective Service (Book Review)

Gillespie, Patricia H.; Miller, Ted L.; Fielder, Virginia Dodge
December 1975
Journal of Learning Disabilities;Dec1975, Vol. 8 Issue 10
Academic Journal
Presents legislative definitions of learning disabilities in the United States. Professional differences of opinion about the identification, assessment and placement of learning disabled children as reflected by state legislation; Call for an increased concentration of legislation on providing mechanism for meeting the specific educational needs of individual children.


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