Handbook of Language and Literacy, Second Edition : Development and Disorders Hardback
An acclaimed reference that fills a significant gap in the literature, this volume examines the linkages between spoken and written language development, both typical and atypical.
Leading authorities address the impact of specific language-related processes on K-12 literacy learning, with attention to cognitive, neurobiological, sociocultural, and instructional issues.
Approaches to achieving optimal learning outcomes with diverse students are reviewed.
The volume presents research-based practices for assessing student needs and providing effective instruction in all aspects of literacy: word recognition, reading comprehension, writing, and spelling. New to This Edition*Chapters on digital literacy, disciplinary literacy, and integrative research designs. *Chapters on bilingualism, response to intervention, and English language learners. *Incorporates nearly a decade's worth of empirical and theoretical advances. *Numerous prior edition chapters have been completely rewritten.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 715 pages
- Publisher: Guilford Publications
- Publication Date: 28/11/2013
- Category: Literacy
- ISBN: 9781462511853