Characteristics of special populations

implications for recreation participation and planning
  • 78 Pages
  • 1.21 MB
  • English
Hawkins & Associates , Washington
People with disabilities -- Recrea
StatementCarol Ann Peterson, Peg Connolly.
ContributionsConnolly, Peg.
The Physical Object
Pagination78 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13545695M

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Focusing on the specific needs of people with a certain disease, condition, or stage of life, this book discusses Characteristics of special populations book special fitness and nutritional needs of various populations.

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Create a to slide presentation based on your selected special needs population. This presentation will be an analysis of the case management process as it applies to criminal justice special needs populations. Include the following in your analysis: Identify the characteristics and specific needs of the selected special population.

Defining Special Populations The term “special population” covers a wide range of communities, from ESL students to children with incarcerated parents. Other special populations can include children who:: live with foster families live with single, separated, or divorced parents live in remote or difficult to reach areas (urban, suburban.

According to the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board in Texas, 6, special population students in Texas received associate degrees in technical fields during academic yearwhile 9, received certificates. In fact, many Texans whose lives you studied in your history books were disabled.

The following individuals are only a. TERMINOLOGY OF SPECIAL NEEDS POPULATIONS Within the emergency management and response fields populations with "special needs" are defined in a variety of ways. This is because a person with special needs can have any number of characteristics –.

These characteristics of a population can be found in population ecology, which is a combination of the study of how organisms interact with each other and their environment focusing on the group of individuals of the same species, most often humans in population. Get this from a library. Characteristics of special populations: implications for recreation participation and planning.

[Carol Ann Peterson; Peg Connolly]. This unique book acknowledges and illuminates the reality that gifted students are from all backgrounds and that their talents transcend cultural, ethnic, and linguistic ties, handicapping condition, sexual orientation, poverty, and geography.

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Special Populations in Gifted Education: Working with Diverse Gifted Learners reflects today's student demographics and serves as a valuable resource.

Special Populations in Gifted Education: Working with Diverse Gifted Learners reflects today's student demographics and serves as a valuable resource tool to teachers and administrators who choose to promote access, equity, and excellence to the special students they serve.

This book is further intended to provide a desperately needed update. During the preschool years, physical growth, neurologic growth, and maturation are quite rapid and apparent, with new skills being acquired at a quick pace.

6 This process continues throughout the middle years (ages 6–11) at a somewhat slower pace. As a child enters puberty, the rapid development of physical and sexual characteristics becomes more apparent and is accompanied by important.

These characteristics include population size, population density, population spacing, and age structure. Population Size is the number of individuals in a population at a given time.

Even when the population size appears to be stable over time, changes can occur from year to year or from place to place. Population size varies from one habitat. ] Special Populations and Prison Oversight percent of the nation’s corrections commissioners and directors.

Alongside them were leading prisoners’ rights advocates, scholars, journalists, judges, policy-makers, and representatives from most of the prison monitoring bodies that exist in.

Helping All Learners: Characteristics. What are some specific characteristics of our special populations. "Special populations," as we discussed earlier, can be defined as those students who share a common background, a cultural orientation, physical capabilities, and/or a developmental or psychological status; a commonality that teachers can take into account fruitfully when planning.

This book is further intended to provide a desperately needed update reflecting the modern view of who the "special populations" are in gifted education. Today's gifted students include a complex cross-section of students Topics include any combination of the following areas of interest: characteristics, curriculum, instruction, assessment and Reviews: 1.

Population Geography Characteristics of Human Populations Human populations around the world differ by densities, distributions, ethnicities, languages, religions, and other factors.

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Imagine traveling to China and then to Northern Canada. How might the populations vary in. This new volume on articulatory & phonologic disorders in the child population covers current therapy & diagnosis, as well as assessment.

Each chapter is outlined as follows: introduction, history, current status [ Nature, characteristics, differentiating features [ Clinical evaluation [ Clinical treatment [ Specific clinical treatment and/or case presentations [ Conclusion [ Suggested reading.4/5(1).

An enriched, integrated pre-service course and content experience that provides students with an opportunity to examine teacher preparation programs, effective teaching stratagies, employability, and the role of educaton as they decide whether teaching could be a satisfying career for course will also provide an overview of schooling and classrooms with an emphasis on the medical.

Learn chapter 5 special populations with free interactive flashcards. Choose from different sets of chapter 5 special populations flashcards on Quizlet. Students enrolled in Texas schools speak more than different languages.

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describe the characteristics of particular special populations of gifted students and suggest promising practices in response to a lack of appropriate programs to address the needs of these youngsters. These approaches incorporate talent development where skills in. characteristics; and chapter D, detailed characteristics.

(For the outlying areas other than Puerto Rico, all the data on characteristics of t~e population wil I be included in chapter B.) For a description of the entire data dis­ semination program of the Population and Housing Census, see Appendix D.

population. Federal and state efforts to monitor and improve the health of older. U.S. adults were discussed in an earlier report U.S.(6). Federal data sources continue to provide a rich source of information on all aspects of Measurementhealth and aging (7–14).

Community-based studies and studies of special populations have. To learn more about this topic, review the lesson Special Populations in Education: Definition & Examples.

The lesson covers the following topics: Needs of economically disadvantaged students. Special populations are groups who face particular risks from drinking alcohol based on personal characteristics such as age or gender.

Special populations also include certain ethnic and racial minorities who can experience more negative consequences of illness generally, and who may share certain drinking patterns.

Special Populations. strives to identify resources that families and agencies can use to build and strengthen family engagement in schools and communities.

The resources featured below are organized according to key topics of special interest. Youth Experiencing Homelessness.The people inhabiting Blue Zones share common lifestyle characteristics that contribute to their longevity. The Venn diagram highlights the following six shared characteristics among the people of Okinawa, Sardinia, and Loma Linda Blue Zones: [failed verification] Though not a lifestyle choice, they live as isolated populations with related gene pool.Learn special populations chapter 1 with free interactive flashcards.

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