My Friend Has Down Syndrome (Friends with Disabilities)

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This requires classroom instruction in both academic and occupational skills. Students with learning disabilities may also have trouble recognizing personal space and appropriate levels of physical contact (Hayes, 1994). Board on Children, Youth and Families, Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education. The following groups have proposed some solutions to the problem of workforce preparedness. The Community Connection Program is a community based post high school program located on the campus of Howard Community College.

Pages: 24

Publisher: Picture Window Books (February 1, 2010)

ISBN: 1404861106

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