Using standardized psychometric tests to identify learning disabilities in students with sensorineural hearing impairments.

@article{Sikora1994UsingSP,
  title={Using standardized psychometric tests to identify learning disabilities in students with sensorineural hearing impairments.},
  author={D M Sikora and D S Plapinger},
  journal={Journal of learning disabilities},
  year={1994},
  volume={27 6},
  pages={352-9}
}
The purpose of this study was to evaluate the use of standardized psychoeducational diagnostic instruments to identify learning disabilities in students with sensorineural hearing impairments. Nineteen students were evaluated: 14 males and 5 females between the ages of 7 and 13. Results indicated that 12 were functioning at grade level, 2 had cognitive delays, and 2 had learning disabilities. Of the 3 remaining students, 2 had unilateral hearing loss and 1 had a precipitous high-frequency… CONTINUE READING