Chapter 6. Cognitive Development and Education: Perspectives on Down Syndrome from a Twenty-Year Research Programme

  1. Monica Cuskelly1,
  2. Anne Jobling1 and
  3. Susan Buckley2
  1. Sue Buckley and
  2. Gillian Bird

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470777886.ch6

Down Syndrome Across the Life Span

Down Syndrome Across the Life Span

How to Cite

Buckley, S. and Bird, G. (2001) Cognitive Development and Education: Perspectives on Down Syndrome from a Twenty-Year Research Programme, in Down Syndrome Across the Life Span (eds M. Cuskelly, A. Jobling and S. Buckley), Whurr Publishers Ltd, London, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470777886.ch6

Editor Information

  1. 1

    University of Queensland

  2. 2

    University of Portsmouth

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 DEC 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781861562302

Online ISBN: 9780470777886

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Keywords:

  • cognitive development;
  • education;
  • research programme;
  • down syndrome;
  • memory development

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Reading

  • Speech and language

  • Short-term memory

  • Developing inclusion in education

  • Current conclusions

  • Acknowledgements

  • References