Educational Disabilities

  • The following educational disabilities are recognized by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania:




    Emotional Disturbance

    Hearing Impairment including Deafness

    Intellectual Disability

    Multiple Disabilities

    Orthopedic Impairment

    Other Health Impairment

    Specific Learning Disability (includes):

    • Oral expression

    • Listening comprehension

    • Written expression

    • Basic reading skill

    • Reading fluency skill

    • Reading comprehension

    • Mathematics calculation

    • Mathematics problem solving

    Speech or Language Impairment

    Traumatic Brain Injury

    Visual Impairment including Blindness