Chapter 12: Blindness
Definition and classification
Least prevalent disability
o Low vision
Between 20/70 and 20/200 with correction
o Legally blind
20/200 or less with correction
Filed of vision less then 20 decrees
o Involves asses
Elizabeth Farrel started the CEC (Council for Exceptional Children)
Itard and Sequin took care of Viktor
Primary Prevention: Level used to prevent new cases
Secondary Prevention: Used to eliminate or counteract the effects of the cases
Special Education: Test 3
Chapter 9: Autism
o Greek: Autos (self)
o Kanners paper
Autism is different then schizophrenia
Never made social connections
Unique language patterns
No deterioration over time
o Aspergers Paper
Test 2: Special Education 370
Chapter 5: Intellectually and developmental disabled
How do they define intellectual disabilities?
What causes it?
Methods of assessment?
Psychological and progress?
*Mental retardation vs. intellectual disabled
Chapter 1: Exceptionality and Special Education
Getting Oriented to Exceptionality and Special Education
There is no single accepted theory of _ development, so relatively few _ statements
can be made about exceptional learners.
Disability v. handicap