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  Teaching and Learning for Diversity

Unit One: Primary Links

Course Outline
In what ways might you adapt your teaching/curriculum for learning disabled and gifted and talented students?
The Animal School
A.D,D. The Karmic View
ThinkQuest theAbleDisAbled
IDEA on-line text from NEA

Special Education and the Real Meaning of LD
Guidance on Teaching Gifted and talented Pupils - Excellent British site, with guidelines and strategies for each subject.
Teaching the Gifted and Talented Web Links
Inclusion - Very practical links.
Big Chalk's special Education Links
Characteristics of Behavior Disorders & Emotional Disturbance - Excellent array of sites, including teaching strategies.
Teaching Strategies and Techniques - Specific by type of disability problem.
General and IEP Resources - Check out the IEP links in particular.
Understanding the Individualized Education Program (I.E.P.)
"Learned Helplessness" and the LD Student
Essential Questions
  Unit One
  Primary Links
  Secondary Links
  Unit Two
  Unit Three
  Unit Four
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