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Reading and Learning Difficulties: Approaches to Teaching and Assessment

Reading and Learning Difficulties is a comprehensive guide to teaching reading more effectively and presents a variety of research-supported approaches to teaching. These approaches have been designed to make learning to read easier and more successful for all children.

By examining the way readers process texts and identifying the knowledge and skills needed to become a proficient reader, author Peter Westwood explains why learning problems can sometimes occur and what can be done to prevent or overcome these difficulties.

Publication Details
Name of Publisher: ACER Press
Place of Publication: Camberwell, Vic.
Resource Type: Monograph
ISBN: 9780864313904
Publication Year: 2001
Subject Covered: Primary education; Special education