Laerning Needs Matrix
LEARNING NEEDS MATRIX: Identify the characteristics of the various disabling conditions identified in IDEA in a matrix across these categories: Eligibility criteria, Intelligence, Language, Academic Functioning, Behavioral Challenges, Trends and Issues and Instructional Implications.
Use the attached matrix to make sure you answer each category. It does NOT have to be in the chart form. Write it out regularly but make sure you have a heading for each answer given.
You can use these websites for information:
Functional Behavior Assessment Mini Web
Information about Mobility Impairments
National Association for the Deaf
National Eye Institute
Office of special education and rehabilitative services
People First Language
Section 504 and IDEA: Basic Similarities and Differences
The Council for Exceptional Children
The National Association for Gifted Children
We Media: The Disability Network