Generally speaking, students may be diagnosed with learning disabilities if they are of average or above-average intelligence and there is a significant discrepancy between their academic achievement and their intellectual ability.The diagnosis of a learning disability is often made by a psychologist trained in administering and interpreting psycho-educational assessments.You are just being lazy." Or maybe, "That’s pretty dumb, you are not even misspelling it consistently." This is how spelling can be for some people.It is something they cannot control no matter how hard they try.The Disability Resource is located in King Frazier 205.
If you have a disability and need accommodations, please contact Tadisha Sams-Young, Coordinator of Disability Services at (912) 358 3115 or [email protected]
The following is a suggested syllabus statement Savannah State University is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to students with documented disabilities, as required under federal law.
The purpose of disability accommodation is to provide equal access to the academic material and equal access to demonstrate mastery of the material.
Accommodations can include variations in: work space and equipment needed to do the task; communication of the work; the tasks themselves; and the time and place that the work is done.
The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) requires that reasonable accommodations be made by employers who have 15 or more employees.