The range of education resources featured below provide insight on the educational needs of children with Fragile X Syndrome, the effect the condition has on a child’s ability to learn and strategies to support them in an educational setting.
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Educational Needs of a Child with Fragile X Syndrome
Provides practical recommendations regarding the education of children with Fragile X Syndrome, including cognitive functioning profiles and educational strategies.
Exceptional Strategies for Success
Outlines some practical strategies for working with children and young people with Fragile X Syndrome, explaining the importance of teaching to each individuals strengths.
Educational and Emotional Difficulties Experienced by Girls with Fragile X Syndrome
Gives a brief description of Fragile X Syndrome: how it is caused, its effects, diagnostic tests, and the support and information available from the Fragile X Society.
Fragile X Syndrome: An Introductory Guide to Educational Needs (and how they can be met)
A comprehensive guide for teachers and other professionals which outlines the effect Fragile X has on a person's ability to learn, the effects this can have in the classroom, and effective methods to provide support in an educational and work experience setting.