Ch 3: Factors Affecting Development & Learning

About This Chapter

This fun chapter offers a comprehensive overview of factors that affect development and learning. Review short lessons, take mini-quizzes and access additional resources to improve your understanding of these factors and strengthen your ability to excel on a test.

Factors Affecting Development & Learning - Chapter Summary

Instructors in this chapter make it easy to grasp factors that affect development and learning. Refresh your knowledge of these factors by studying co-morbid conditions, psychosocial functioning and much more. After exploring engaging lessons in this chapter, you will be ready to do the following:

  • Explain how environmental, linguistic and sociocultural factors impact learning disabilities
  • Describe the relationship between psychosocial functioning and cognition
  • Discuss the impact neurobiological and medical factors have on learning disabilities
  • Detail the effect co-morbid conditions have on learning disabilities
  • Share ways student learning and development are affected by medications

Feel free to customize your study of this chapter based on your personal schedule and study goals. All resources are available 24/7 and can be accessed in their exact order or not. Lessons are paired with multiple-choice quizzes you can use to check your understanding of the concepts they cover. If you want a broader review of factors that affect development and learning, be sure to take our practice chapter exam.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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