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, Twice Exceptional: Learning Disabilities
||Smart Kids With Learning Difficulties: Overcoming Obstacles and Realizing Potential (2nd ed.)
||Weinfeld, R., Barnes-Robinson, L., Jeweler, S. & Shevitz, B.
||Prufrock Press, Inc.
||This book is a great educational resource for parents, educators or counselors of intelligent children who face learning difficulties. The authors, Weinfield, Barnes-Robinson, Jeweler and Shevitz, provide useful, practical advice for helping smart kids with learning challenges succeed in school Click here to read a review of this book. The second edition includes a look at current definitions of twice-exceptional students, updated research findings and identification methods, a detailed description of the laws and policies impacting this population, what works and what doesn't work, model schools, Response to Intervention, Understanding by Design, comprehensive assessments, social-emotional principles, and new assistive technology.
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