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4 edition of Understanding Learning Disabilities found in the catalog.

Understanding Learning Disabilities

A Parent Guide and Workbook

by Va.) Learning Disabilities Council (Richmond

  • 241 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by York Pr .
Written in English

  • General,
  • Education,
  • Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Learning disabilities,
  • Learning disabled children,
  • Parent participation,
  • Medical

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMary Louise Trusdell (Editor), Inge W. Horowitz (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11404576M
    ISBN 10091275267X
    ISBN 109780912752679

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    A learning disability in reading comprehension affects the learner's ability to understand the meaning of words and passages. Students with this issue may also struggle with basic reading skills such as decoding words, but comprehension is the greater weakness. Understanding learning disabilities. If you have a learning disability, or you know someone who does, this article will help you understand how get the right skills and support. You can't always tell if someone has a learning disability by looking at them Share on Facebook. Share on Twitter.

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