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Author Dornbush, Marilyn Pierce, 1933-

Title Teaching the tiger : a handbook for individuals involved in the education of students with attention deficit disorders, tourette syndrome, or obsessive-compulsive disorder / Marilyn P. Dornbush, Sheryl K. Pruitt.

Publication Info. Duarte, CA, U.S.A. : Hope Press, [1995]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Johnsburg PL Homeschool Resource Center - JOLY-11  HRC 371.9 DOR    AVAILABLE
Description xiv, 268 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Toward an insider's point of view. Definitions -- Deregulated arousal system -- Psychological consequences -- Treatment -- In the classroom. Teacher and peer education -- Classroom modifications -- Academic interventions -- Pitfalls -- Social skills -- Computer use. Impact of computers on productivity and learning -- Types of programs most often used in schools -- Problem areas addressed by use of computer technology -- Other concerns related to use of computer technology -- Evaluation/assessment. Evaluation -- Assessment tests -- IEP-Individualized education plan. Purpose of the IEP requirement -- Information included on IEP -- IEP meeting checklist for parents -- IEP tips for parents -- IEP annual goals/short-term objectives -- Testing modifications -- Placement -- Modifications for college admissions testing. Scholastic aptitude testing -- ACT assessment -- Federal laws pertaining to handicapped students. Individuals with Disabilities Education Act -- Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Section 504 -- Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act -- Appendices. Educational strategies and work samples -- Computer software -- Legal documents -- Reading lists -- Organizations.
Subject Attention-deficit-disordered children -- Education -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Tourette syndrome in children -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Obsessive-compulsive disorder in children -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Added Author Pruitt, Sheryl K., 1944-
ISBN 1878267345

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