Open Access Graduate Research Paper
Learning disabled children--Education; Learning, Psychology of;
The purpose of this paper is to integrate multiple variables related to learning for children with special needs. Regarding the first variable, intelligence, the paper considers its history, development, and biological foundations. Gardner's contemporary theory of Multiple Intelligence is also discussed. Then a discussion of learning styles, including the history, identification procedures and matching styles to instruction, is provided. Finally, the paper takes a historical journey through the learning process, to discuss the works of numerous authors in their related fields.
Year of Submission
Master of Arts in Education
Department of Educational Psychology and Foundations
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©1999 Sherry Marie Jack
Jack, Sherry Marie, "Helping children with difficulties learn : an overview" (1999). Graduate Research Papers. 900.