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Measurement and evaluation of learning and retention among the mentally retarded

by Lawrence Joseph Newell

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Published .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Thesis (M.A.)--Boston University, 1949.

The Physical Object
Pagination39 pages
Number of Pages39
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25917812M
OCLC/WorldCa7889979

  Intellectual disability by dr sunil 1. PRESENTER: Dr. Sunil Suthar MODERATOR: Satija 2. INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY (ID) Significant limitations both in intellectual functioning and in adaptive behavior as expressed in conceptual, social, and practical adaptive skills. Prevalence % of population Slightly more males than females More prevalent in lower SES and in . Our data demonstrate the severity of these problems and lead us to question the validity of these measures for mentally retarded populations without adequate precautions. METHODS Subjects The sample consisted of 46 mentally retarded adults (27 males, 19 females), 23 to 50 years old, randomly selected from members of a sheltered by:

a feder-funding law, and currently all states accept federal funding under IDEA. The Act covers students from aes To be elgiable for services under IDEA, the student's disability should fall under one or more of the following categories:mental retardation, hearing impairments, speech or language impairment, visual impariment, serious emotional disturbance, orthodpedic impairments, autism. Mental Retardation Definition Mental retardation is a developmental disability that first appears in children under the age of It is defined as an intellectual functioning level (as measured by standard tests for intelligence quotient) that is well below average and significant limitations in daily living skills (adaptive functioning). Description.

Keyword: Mentally Retarded Students, Vocabulary Mastery, Scaffolding Method This study is aimed to describe the increase of the mentally retarded students vocabulary mastery by using Scaffolding method with seventh the graders of SLB N Jepara in the academic year of / and to know how effective the implementation of usingFile Size: 3MB. Binet was the first to utilize the idea of age standards, or norms, in the measurement of intelligence. It will be understood, of course, that Binet did not set out to invent tests of year intelligence, 6-year intelligence, etc. Instead, as already explained, he began with a series of tests ranging from very easy to very difficult, and byFile Size: 1MB.


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Measurement and evaluation of learning and retention among the mentally retarded by Lawrence Joseph Newell Download PDF EPUB FB2

Robinson, N. Robinson, The Mentally Retarded Child () McGraw-Hill Book Co. New York Santostefano, S.: Miniature situations and methodological problems in parent-child interaction research. Merrill-Palmer Quart., in press.

L.M. Terman, The Measurement of Intelligence () Houghton Mifflin Co. Boston Cited by: 2. A study by Foley () illustrates the influence of teachers' reactions on students' attitudes. Fourth-grade children in a rural town saw a video- tape of either a positive or negative reaction from a teacher to the aca- demic and social behaviors of a child labeled mentally retarded, learning.

The dependent variables of this study are learning levels of mentally retarded students in gaining skills of apologizing, asking for help and finishing a task on time. The independent variable of this study is the social skills teaching programFile Size: KB. Education and Training of the Mentally Retarded × Close Overlay A title history is the publication history of a journal and includes a listing of the family of related journals.

The most common relationship is to a previous and/or continuing title, where a journal continues publishing with a change to its official title. Unfortunately, this book can't be printed from the OpenBook.

If you need to print pages from this book, we recommend downloading it as a PDF. Visit to get more information about this book, to buy it in print, or to download it as a free PDF. The role of antiandrogen treatments of paraphilias among the mentally retarded population includes a consideration of informed consent and ethical aspects of treatment.

View Expand abstract. learning and difficulty in making generalizations and inferences. Other Differences The other differences that are noted in a group of educable retarded pupils are those which can be found in any group of children but seem to occur more frequently among the retarded.

These are characteristics. Percept Mot Skills. Aug;29(1) Effects of reinforcement on motor learning and retention by mentally retarded. Auxter D. PMID:Cited by: 6. The Evaluation and Treatment of The Mentally Retarded Child in Clinics Papers given at a professional training institute, MarchNew York, New York co-sponsored by New York Medical College and the National Association for Retarded Children, Inc.

$ per copy 10 File Size: KB. Am J Ment Defic. May;75(6) Long-term retention of a learning set in mentally retarded children. Kaufman ME. PMID: [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Cited by: 1.

Presented is a curriculum guide for elementary and secondary level trainable mentally retarded students. Objectives and illustrative behaviors are provided for the following aspects of personal development: self-awareness and self-concept, self-help independence, physical development (including body image and motor skills), music, and art.

Vocational training for mentally retarded adults: A behavior analytic approach [Rusch, Frank R] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Vocational training for mentally retarded adults: A behavior analytic approachCited by: implement this method on mentally retarded children and study the changes due to implementing this method on these students' reading development.

Research Objectives: The main objective of this study is to investigate the efficacy and Fernald teaching method on the mentally retarded male students' reading development in professional skills courses. consisted of 50 parents (either mother or father) of children diagnosed as mentally retarded.

Parental age group was years. The tools used for the measurement of variables were an Adjustment Inventory, Scale of Parental Attitude towards Mental Retardates and a Personal Data Size: KB. The following include lesson plan examples for teaching money concepts, but it could be slightly modified for other math lessons.

When teaching any child, it is important to consider what their needs are, strengths are, and the ways in which they learn. Analysis of surveys completed by 50 speech/language pathologists at facilities serving mentally retarded adults revealed that a wide array of language assessment instruments were used.

The need to examine many commercial tests (developed and standardized on children) for adults is stressed. (CL)Cited by: 2.

Intellectual disability (ID), also known as general learning disability and mental retardation (MR), is a generalized neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by significantly impaired intellectual and adaptive is defined by an IQ un in addition to deficits in two or more adaptive behaviors that affect everyday, general living.

Once focused almost entirely on cognition Specialty: Psychiatry, pediatrics. Summation Evaluation evaluates a child’s performance at the end of the program. While there are many approaches to evaluating a child for mental retardation, some problems still are arise in the assessment procedure.

According to African Americans, Hispanics, and Native Americans, the evaluation tools contain cultural biases and prejudices. Communication problems and their effect on the learning potential of the mentally retarded child [Nancy E. ; Cleveland Ohio.

Western Reserve University Wood] on Author: Nancy E. ; Cleveland Ohio. Western Reserve University Wood. Studied the enhancement of associative learning, mental imagery use, and creativity among 19 13–15 yr old educable mentally retarded (EMR) Ss and 22 age-matched controls.

extent of awareness about mental retardation among regular school students with respect to their gender. ü There will be a no significant difference in mean scores on extent of awareness about mental retardation among regular school students with respect to their level of education.

Research Design The present study is a descriptive research.Scholarly research on mind maps in learning by mentally retarded children Paper presented at the European Conference on Educational Research, University of Goteborg, September Abstract Mind maps (or similar concepts) have been used for centuries, for learning, brainstorming,File Size: KB.Formal assessment of mild mental retardation.

By formal assessment, I mean using standardized, norm-referenced tests to compare a child's performance to a much larger, normally distributed population of children of the same age.