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New and Published Books

  1. A Practical Guide to Congenital Developmental Disorders and Learning Difficulties

    By Judith P. Hudson

    To give children with congenital developmental conditions that manifest special learning needs and specific disabilities their best chance to succeed, early identification and appropriate interventions and support, is necessary. This text highlights what to look for when there are concerns about a...

    Published April 7th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Motivating Writers in Class

    Theory and Interventions

    Edited by Bruce Saddler

    Writing is a very complex process that is difficult to teach, learn, and research. Although many students struggle with writing, composing often presents major challenges for students with disabilities. One area of written expression that presents particular difficulties for students with...

    Published November 19th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Technology and Students with Special Educational Needs

    New Opportunities and Future Directions

    Edited by Adina Shamir, Malka Margalit

    Heterogeneous classes including students with Special Educational Needs (SEN) are increasingly becoming fixtures of the twenty-first century school. As a result, the question of how to devise more effective, innovative and diverse tools has posed a significant challenge for educators and the...

    Published October 20th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders

    Interdisciplinary perspectives

    Edited by Barry Carpenter OBE, Carolyn Blackburn, Jo Egerton

    Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASDs) have emerged as a major phenomenon within the education, health, criminal justice and social care systems of many countries, with current prevalence figures suggesting that one in a hundred children and young people have FASDs. In this publication, academics...

    Published September 11th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Addressing Tensions and Dilemmas in Inclusive Education

    Living with uncertainty

    By Brahm Norwich

    Based on extensive research, Addressing Tensions and Dilemmas in Inclusive Education presents a contemporary and critical analysis of the interaction between different perspectives and positions in the field of inclusive education. Referring to existing attitudes on the education of children and...

    Published July 2nd 2013 by Routledge

  6. The Journey for Inclusive Education in the Indian Sub-Continent

    By Mithu Alur, Michael Bach

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Despite national and international commitments to Education for All, and the Millennium Development Goals to assure universal primary education by 2015, over 90% of children with disabilities remain excluded from regular education in countries of the south. This book describes a three decade-long...

    Published September 24th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Dyslexia and Inclusion

    Classroom approaches for assessment, teaching and learning, 2nd Edition

    By Gavin Reid

    Series: David Fulton / Nasen

    Now fully updated, Dyslexia and Inclusion aims to equip all teachers with the necessary knowledge of dyslexia in order to for it to be effectively understood and dealt with in the classroom. The book is based around Reid’s five signposts for successful inclusion - acknowledging differences,...

    Published June 11th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Educating Children and Young People with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders

    Constructing Personalised Pathways to Learning

    By Carolyn Blackburn, Barry Carpenter, Jo Egerton

    The range of learning difficulties associated with children who have fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASDs) has been highlighted as an emerging but little understood area of Special Educational Needs. This engaging, timely, and highly practical book will raise awareness about FASDs and...

    Published May 2nd 2012 by Routledge

  9. Educating Special Children

    An introduction to provision for pupils with disabilities and disorders, 2nd Edition

    By Michael Farrell

    Educating Special Children is the definitive guide to evidence-based practice and professionally informed approaches in provision for special children. Now in its second edition, this book outlines ideas of best practice that relate to various disabilities and disorders and helpfully discusses what...

    Published April 29th 2012 by Routledge

  10. The Effective Teacher's Guide to Dyslexia and other Learning Difficulties (Learning Disabilities)

    Practical strategies, 2nd Edition

    By Michael Farrell

    Series: The Effective Teacher's Guides

    This highly anticipated second edition of The Effective Teacher's Guide to Dyslexia and other Learning Difficulties (Learning Disabilities) critically examines the specificity and complexity of learning disabilities. The user-friendly text highlights the importance of schools reviewing their...

    Published December 6th 2011 by Routledge