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  • Underachievers in Secondary Schoolsby Robert S. Griffin

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 47.95

    Underachievement is approached from a broad, integrated perspective in this insightful look at the talented adolescent who always performs below his or her optimum level of achievement. Professor Griffin examines the psychological, social, and scholastic reasons behind the phenomenon of the distracted and disengaged high school student. The result... more...

  • Improving Disabled Students' Learningby Mary Fuller; Jan Georgeson; Mick Healey; Alan Hurst; Katie Kelly; Sheila Riddell; Hazel Roberts; Elisabet Weedon

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 52.95

    How do disabled students feel about their time at university? What practices and policies work and what challenges do they encounter? How do they view staff and those providing learning support?   This book sets out to show how disabled students experience university life today. The current generation of students is the first to move through... more...

  • Dyslexia and Inclusionby Gavin Reid

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 48.95

    Now fully updated, Dyslexia and Inclusion aims to equip all teachers with the necessary knowledge of dyslexia in order to for it to be effectively understood and dealt with in the classroom. The book is based around Reid?s five signposts for successful inclusion - acknowledging differences, recognizing strengths, understanding what is meant by... more...

  • Numeracy and Learning Difficultiesby Peter Westwood

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 43.95

    By understanding why children struggle with maths, teachers are better equipped to provide effective support and nurture confidence in low-achievers. Numeracy and Learning Difficulties includes how to tackle common learning difficulties by following different teaching practices and principles, identifying gaps in students' knowledge and developing... more...

  • The Nature of Learning Disabilitiesby Kenneth A. Kavale; Steven R. Forness

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 86.95

    The category of learning disabilities continues to be among the most contentious in special education. Much of the debate and dissent emanates from a lack of understanding about its basic nature. The failure to evolve a comprehensive and unified perspective about the nature of learning disabilities has resulted in the concept being lost. The loss is... more...

  • Educating College Students with Autism Spectrum Disordersby Dianne Zager; Carol S Alpern; Barbara McKeon; Janet D Mulvey; Sue Maxam

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 38.95

    Educating College Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders is one of the first books to specifically address the accommodation of students with significant learning differences in postsecondary education. Developed with the support of Autism Speaks, and piloted at Pace University, each component of this book is scientifically-based and provides a... more...

  • Teaching Adolescents With Autismby Jr. Walter G. Kaweski

    Corwin 2011; US$ 34.95

    Reaching teens with autism requires knowledge and heart Award-winning educator Walter Kaweski offers secondary teachers practical strategies and heartfelt insights based on his extensive experience as an inclusion coordinator and father of a son with Asperger syndrome. Students with special needs often require extra support as they adjust to... more...

  • Learning Privilegeby Adam Howard

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 48.95

    How can teachers bridge the gap between their commitments to social justice and their day to day practice? This is the question author Adam Howard asked as he began teaching at an elite private school and the question that led him to conduct a six-year study on affluent schooling. Unfamiliar with the educational landscape of privilege and abundance,... more...

  • Dyslexia in the Early Yearsby Dimitra Hartas

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 38.95

    Packed full of activities, real-life case studies, tasks and suggestions, this informative book will equip teachers with the kind of practical knowledge needed to teach young children with dyslexia effectively. Tackling the subject in a clear and realistic way, the author encourages teachers to think critically in terms of the changing nature of... more...

  • Listening to Able Underachieversby Michael Pomerantz; Kathryn Ann Pomerantz

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 39.95

    This book provides a new contribution to raising attainment in secondary schools, with specific reference to able underachievers who are currently achieving C grades or less when they could be getting As. Standards are depressed each time a single able underachiever demonstrates a competence that is below his or her real potential. It lowers morale... more...