Children with disabilities

Children with disabilities
Written for parents this article outlines the issues that will face families which have a child with a disability. It includes information about teaching the child to be independent and safe, coping with prejudice and information about going school. Australia

Promoting self determination for children with disabilities
Children with disabilities who are supported to be self determining are more likely to succeed as adults. Strategies are suggested for teachers, at all levels, to support self determination including in the early years. United Stated

Teaching decision making by promoting self determination
Teaching practices that promoting self determination are useful in supporting children with learning disabilities to make effective choices and decisions. United States

Promoting the self determination of students with severe disabilities
There are identified barriers to self determination of children with severe disabilities. Techniques for overcoming these are outlined. United States

Practices for supporting the inclusion of children with disabilities
Inclusion should begin in the early years and the “best” program depends on the specific needs of the child. Five general principles to support the development of effective inclusion of children with disabilities are outlined. United States

Loneliness in children with disabilities-How teachers can help
This articles talks about loneliness amongst children with disabilities, its incidence and impact. It suggests ways to detect loneliness and how to deal with it in schools. United States


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