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The Resource Learning disabilities, literacy, and adult education, edited by Susan A. Vogel and Stephen Reder

Learning disabilities, literacy, and adult education, edited by Susan A. Vogel and Stephen Reder

Label
Learning disabilities, literacy, and adult education
Title
Learning disabilities, literacy, and adult education
Statement of responsibility
edited by Susan A. Vogel and Stephen Reder
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
LC4818.5
LC item number
.L436 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Vogel, Susan Ann
  • Reder, Stephen M
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Learning disabled
  • Adult education
  • Learning disabled
  • Functional literacy
Label
Learning disabilities, literacy, and adult education, edited by Susan A. Vogel and Stephen Reder
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • I. Introduction. Adults with learning disabilities : what learning disabilities specialists, adult literacy educators, and other service providers want and need to know / Susan A. Vogel -- The Americans with Disabilities Act, Section 504, and adults with learning disabilities in adult education and transition to employment / Laura F. Rothstein -- Educational attainment of adults with learning disabilities / Susan A. Vogel and Stephen Reder -- Literacy education for adults with learning disabilities : perspectives from the adult education side of the mirror / Jovita M. Ross-Gordon. II. Screening and assessment. The National Adult Literacy and Learning Disabilities Center : standards, criteria, procedures, and strategies for screening and teaching adults with learning disabilities / Neil Sturomski ... [et al.] -- The rationale, components, and usefulness of informal assessment of adults with learning disabilities / Nancie A. Payne -- PowerPath to Adult Basic Learning : a diagnostic screening system for adults who are at high risk for being diagnosed as having learning disabilities / Laura P. Weisel -- Screening and diagnosis of dyslexia in adults in the United Kingdom / Angela J. Fawcett and Roderick I. Nicolson -- Screening and assessment results of the Learning Disabilities Initiative : identification of individuals with learning disabilities in the Job Opportunities and Basic Skills program / Melinda Giovengo, Elizabeth J. Moore, and Glenn Young
  • III. Instructional strategies. Professional development in learning disabilities for adult literacy providers / Blanche Podhajski -- Matching student needs to instruction : teaching reading and spelling using the Wilson Reading System / Barbara A. Wilson -- Math literacy : the real-life math demands of adulthood / James R. Patton, Mary E. Cronin, and Diane S. Bassett -- Literacy for adults with learning disabilities through assistive technology / Marshall H. Raskind. IV. Employment issues. Developing abilities-based literacy and employment services for adults with learning disabilities / Rob Crawford -- Learning disability characteristics and job success : a holistic situational assessment model for vocational planning / James R. Koller and Gregory A. Holliday -- Off the beaten path : a model for employment success for adults with learning disabilities / Henry B. Reiff. V. Future directions in learning disabilities, literacy, and adult education. Reflections on theory, practice, and research : what we have learned and what we still need to know / Stephen Reder
Control code
ocm39069274
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xvii, 377 p.
Isbn
9781557663474
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
98007641
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Learning disabilities, literacy, and adult education, edited by Susan A. Vogel and Stephen Reder
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • I. Introduction. Adults with learning disabilities : what learning disabilities specialists, adult literacy educators, and other service providers want and need to know / Susan A. Vogel -- The Americans with Disabilities Act, Section 504, and adults with learning disabilities in adult education and transition to employment / Laura F. Rothstein -- Educational attainment of adults with learning disabilities / Susan A. Vogel and Stephen Reder -- Literacy education for adults with learning disabilities : perspectives from the adult education side of the mirror / Jovita M. Ross-Gordon. II. Screening and assessment. The National Adult Literacy and Learning Disabilities Center : standards, criteria, procedures, and strategies for screening and teaching adults with learning disabilities / Neil Sturomski ... [et al.] -- The rationale, components, and usefulness of informal assessment of adults with learning disabilities / Nancie A. Payne -- PowerPath to Adult Basic Learning : a diagnostic screening system for adults who are at high risk for being diagnosed as having learning disabilities / Laura P. Weisel -- Screening and diagnosis of dyslexia in adults in the United Kingdom / Angela J. Fawcett and Roderick I. Nicolson -- Screening and assessment results of the Learning Disabilities Initiative : identification of individuals with learning disabilities in the Job Opportunities and Basic Skills program / Melinda Giovengo, Elizabeth J. Moore, and Glenn Young
  • III. Instructional strategies. Professional development in learning disabilities for adult literacy providers / Blanche Podhajski -- Matching student needs to instruction : teaching reading and spelling using the Wilson Reading System / Barbara A. Wilson -- Math literacy : the real-life math demands of adulthood / James R. Patton, Mary E. Cronin, and Diane S. Bassett -- Literacy for adults with learning disabilities through assistive technology / Marshall H. Raskind. IV. Employment issues. Developing abilities-based literacy and employment services for adults with learning disabilities / Rob Crawford -- Learning disability characteristics and job success : a holistic situational assessment model for vocational planning / James R. Koller and Gregory A. Holliday -- Off the beaten path : a model for employment success for adults with learning disabilities / Henry B. Reiff. V. Future directions in learning disabilities, literacy, and adult education. Reflections on theory, practice, and research : what we have learned and what we still need to know / Stephen Reder
Control code
ocm39069274
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xvii, 377 p.
Isbn
9781557663474
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
98007641
Other physical details
ill.

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