The Learning Needs of Boys With KS – Information for Teachers & Parents

//The Learning Needs of Boys With KS – Information for Teachers & Parents

The Learning Needs of Boys With KS – Information for Teachers & Parents

Article Title: The Learning Needs of Boys With KS – Information for Teachers & Parents

Authors: Paul Collingridge, Klinefelter’s Syndrome Association (UK)

Date of Publication: 2004

“Recent years have seen the tide turning in the ways that boys with Klinefelter’s Syndrome (KS) have settled down at school, this is reflected in the statistics of the Klinefelter’s Syndrome Association survey which pointed out that whilst virtually no adults had attended special schools as children, the figure had risen to around 1 in 3 by 1999. There is still a long way to go; many parents still feel the frustration of battling out for help against cash-strapped education authorities, and many teachers long for insight into the minds of boys with complex needs.”

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