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Disabilities: Literacy Resources

Literacy Instruction Techniques

Penn State: This website provides guidelines for teaching literacy skills to learners with special needs, especially learners with complex communication needs (CCN) such as:

Autism Spectrum Disorders

Cerebral Palsy

Down Syndrome

Developmental apraxia

Multiple disabilities


This website provides information on:

-What skills to teach

-How to teach these skills

-Videotaped examples of instruction with learners with special needs


Literacy Resources