Schumaker, J.B., Deshler, D.D., Alley, G.R., & Warner, M.M. (1983). Toward the development of an intervention model for learning disabled adolescents: The University of Kansas Institute. Exceptional Education Quarterly, 4(1), 45-74.
Topic: Instruction and Intervention Issues
Subcategory: Big Picture
Summary: This article describes the manner in which the research center: (a) focused on the problems of adolescents with LD by conducting epidemiological studies revealing their unique characteristics, (b) developed a curriculum with several components, and (c) produced instructional, motivational, and evaluation components of the curriculum.