• About Physical/Other Health Disabilities

    Common Learner Characteristics for Other Health Disabilities:
    • Exhibits poor attention skills
    • Sporadic or poor school attendance
    • Struggles with time management, organizational skills and independent work skills
    • Poor academic progress
    • Poor skills in managing and manipulating materials
    • Difficulty managing personal needs
    • Fatigues easily
    Next Steps:
    • Discuss concerns with parents
    • Review student's past history (academic, medical, etc.)
    • Talk to previous teachers. Talk to counselors
    • Explore interventions and document the results
    • Follow school districts referral procedures