Current Issues In The Education Of Students With Visual Impairments by Deborah HattonCurrent Issues In The Education Of Students With Visual Impairments by Deborah Hatton

Current Issues In The Education Of Students With Visual Impairments

byDeborah HattonEditorDeborah Hatton

Hardcover | May 21, 2014

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International Review of Research in Developmental Disabilitiesis an ongoing scholarly look at research into the causes, effects, classification systems, and syndromes of developmental disabilities. Contributors come from wide-ranging perspectives, including genetics, psychology, education, and other health and behavioral sciences.

The current volume, number 46, addresses current issues in the education of students with visual impairments. Topics covered include the expanded core curriculum for students with visual impairment; assistive technology; Braille reading comprehension; communication development; orientation and mobility issues, and more.

  • Provides the most recent scholarly research in the study of developmental disabilities
  • A vast range of perspectives is offered, and many topics are covered
  • An excellent resource for academic researchers
Deborah D. Hatton, Ph.D., is Associate Professor of Special Education and Director of the Program in Visual Disabilities at Peabody College of Vanderbilt University. Her research interests include intervention research in visual impairment and behavioral phenotype research with students with fragile X syndrome. She received her bachelo...
Title:Current Issues In The Education Of Students With Visual ImpairmentsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:328 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:May 21, 2014Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0124200397

ISBN - 13:9780124200395

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Table of Contents

1. Advancing the Education of Students with Visual Impairments Through Evidence-based Practices
2. Three Areas of the Expanded Core Curriculum for Students with Visual Impairment: Research Priorities for Independent Living Skills, Self-Determination, and Social Skills
3. Assistive Technology for Students with Visual Impairments: A Research Agenda
4. Reading Comprehension for Braille Readers: An Empirical Framework for Research
5. Teaching Skill Acquisition to Individuals with Blindness: A Systematic Review of Response Prompting Procedures
6. Communication Development of Children with Visual Impairment and Deafblindness: A Synthesis of Intervention Research
7. Unified English Braille in the United States: A Research Agenda for Transition and Instruction
8. Orientation and Mobility for Students with Visual Impairments: Priorities for Research