Journals Higher Education



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Published: 20 October 2011

240 Pages


ISBN: 9780199747054

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Beyond the Label

A Guide to Unlocking a Child's Educational Potential

Karen L. Schiltz, PhD, Amy M. Schonfeld, PhD, and Tara A. Niendam, PhD

  • This book encourages parents to ignore stigmatizing labels and focus on their child's specific strengths and weaknesses, first by getting a proper evaluation and assessment— the earlier, the better.
  • Going beyond theory, this book provides parents with specific recommendations for accommodations that may assist a child with special needs in the classroom and at home
  • Specific accommodations approved by law and school authorities are thoroughly discussed.

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