Over 2 million children in the United States have learning disabilities that impair their ability to succeed in school. No less intelligent than their peers, these students need special services to help them compensate and learn survival skills.
Learning disabled children
Learning disabled children—Education
Use heading for specific learning disability; e.g., dyslexia, attention deficit disorder (ADD)
Breakstone, David R., et al., eds. The New Child Health Encyclopedia, 1987.
Corsini, Raymond J., ed. Encyclopedia of Psychology, 1994.
CQ Researcher, December 10, 1993.
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