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Hansen, Daryl E.; Gillespie, Diane – Journal of College Reading and Learning, 1998
Tells the story of a very academically motivated college student who is deaf and who confronts an instructor who seems unprepared to teach her. Contends, in a response by Ruth Warick, that "Tracy" is disadvantaged by the instructor's approach that emphasizes writing skills and requires writing in "voices." Suggests ways to…
Descriptors: Case Studies, Deafness, Higher Education, Individual Needs
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Leone, Pamela; Hylton, Jaime – Journal of College Reading and Learning, 1998
Relates a case that involves a student with a language-based learning disability and Tourette's Syndrome who becomes increasingly dissatisfied with the support provided by the university. Delineates, in a response by Ruth J. Fink, some enhancements that could have been made in the actual case management, some hindsight observations, and…
Descriptors: Case Studies, Individual Needs, Learning Disabilities, Postsecondary Education