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Guiding teens with learning disabilities

navigating the transition from high school to adulthood

by Arlyn J. Roffman

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementArlyn Roffman ; featuring a chapter by Loring C. Brinckerhoff.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLC4704.74 .R64 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 302 p. ;
Number of Pages302
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23106264M
ISBN 100375764968
ISBN 109780375764967
LC Control Number2007299210
OCLC/WorldCa149305405

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The National Center for Learning Disabilities offers a checklist that parents might find helpful in evaluating if their teen could have a learning disability and in starting a conversation with them. It is important to note that most teens will exhibit some of the symptoms connected with learning disabilities. The National Center for Learning Disabilities (NCLD) has created a checklist of some common warning signs of learning disabilities. The NCLD notes that all children exhibit some of these behaviors at various times; what you are looking for is a consistent showing of a group of these behaviors. If, after reviewing the list, you have any concerns.


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