Learning Disabilities The Ultimate Teen Guide by Penny Hutchins Paquette, Cheryl Gerson Tuttle
  

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Learning Disabilities The Ultimate Teen Guide by Penny Hutchins Paquette, Cheryl Gerson Tuttle

Exclusively written for teenagers and young adults dealing with a wide variety of learning disabilities-including ADHD and dyslexia-this accessible resource offers the tools for taking a proactive role in identifying, understanding, and overcoming the obstacles facing teens with learning disabilities. Learning Disabilities provides a clear and informative overview of the most common disabilities, appealing to teenagers with its easy-to-read format and positive tips for success.

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Far more detailed than similar books from other publishers...Although the authors emphasize that the book is meant to be a teen's private source, parents, teachers, and counselors, as well as any serious learner, will find its information and techniques most helpful. VOYA Offers a solid base of information including definitions, coping strategies, tips on interpreting test results, legal considerations and post-secondary-school options...highly readable format...a necessary addition for media centers and special-education collections and will certainly be useful for any student who has a learning disability. School Library Journal

About the Author

Penny Hutchins Paquette is an educational writer, former school librarian, and author of Asthma: The Ultimate Teen Guide She lives in Marblehead, Massachusetts. Cheryl Gerson Tuttle is a special education coordinator and educational writer in Special Education with broad experience at the preschool through college levels. She is the author of Medications: The Ultimate Teen Guide. She lives in Marblehead, Massachusetts.

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Format

Paperback
312 pages

Author

Penny Hutchins Paquette, Cheryl Gerson Tuttle
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Publisher

Scarecrow Press

Publication date

28th February 2006

ISBN

9780810856431


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