Teen Voices: Real Teens Discuss Real Problems: Teens Talk About Learning Disabilities and Differences, 1st Edition

  • Jennifer Landau
  • Published By: Rosen Young Adult
  • ISBN-10: 1508176442
  • ISBN-13: 9781508176442
  • DDC: 371.9
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade +
  • 64 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released November 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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About

Overview

For a teen diagnosed with a learning disability or difference, schoolwork can be an enormous challenge. The first-person accounts in this compelling book offer real-life stories about struggling with attention-deficit disorder, dyslexia, Asperger's, and other issues. Whether searching for a school where they can succeed or finding their creative voice, the teens move forward with grit and determination. Told in engaging and accessible prose, this book provides young adults with a road map as they learn to advocate for themselves so they can receive the education they deserve.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: Teens Talk About Attention Deficit Disorder.
2: Teens Talk About Dyslexia.
3: Teens Talk About Learning Differences.
4: Teens Talk About Asperger's Syndrome and Nonverbal Learning Disability.
The Teen Health & Wellness Personal Story Project.
Glossary.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
Bibliography.
Index.
About the Editor.
About Dr. Jan.
Photo Credits.