College Success For Students With Learning Disabilities: Strategies And Tips To Make The Most Of Your College Experience

Author: Cynthia Simpson, Vicky Spencer,
Publisher: Prufrock Press
Keywords: strategies, tips, disabilities, learning, success, students, college
Pages: 250
Published: 2009-05-01
Language: English
Category: Education, Nonfiction,
ISBN-10: 1593633599     ISBN-13: 9781593633592
Binding: Paperback
List Price: 18.95 USD
  • Rating: 100%

The complete handbook for college-bound kids with learning disabilities.

Planning for college can be one of the biggest moments in a teen's life, but for those students with learning and other disabilities, the college experience can be fraught with frustration, uncertainty, and lowered self-confidence. College Success for Students with Learning Disabilities offers teens the confidence, strategies, and guidance they need to effectively choose a college, get prepared for university life, and make the most of their collegiate experience.

The book covers pertinent topics such as understanding the rights and responsibilities of students with special needs, talking to professors and peers, getting involved, asking for and receiving accommodations, and utilizing one's strengths to meet and exceed academic standards. This unique reference book also includes advice from current college students with disabilities to empower future students and provide them with hope for success.

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