Deshler, D.D., & Putnam, M.L. (1996). Learning disabilities in adolescents: A perspective. In D.D. Deshler, E.S. Ellis, & B.K. Lenz (Eds.), Teaching adolescents with learning disabilities: Strategies and methods (2nd ed., pp. 1-7). Denver, CO: Love Publishing.
Topic: Instruction and Intervention Issues
Subcategory: Think Piece
Summary: This brief overview describes changes in the lives of adolescents with LD and their families over the past 20 years and presents six factors research has identified as fundamental to quality educational programs.