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Academic Skills Problems

Academic Skills Problems - 3rd edition

Academic Skills Problems - 3rd edition

ISBN13: 9781572309777

ISBN10: 1572309776

Academic Skills Problems by Edward S. Shapiro - ISBN 9781572309777
Edition: 3RD 05
Copyright: 2005
Publisher: Guilford Press
Published: 2005
International: No
Academic Skills Problems by Edward S. Shapiro - ISBN 9781572309777

ISBN13: 9781572309777

ISBN10: 1572309776

Edition: 3RD 05

Summary

Now in a thoroughly revised and expanded third edition, this bestselling text provides a comprehensive framework for the direct assessment of academic skills. Presented is a readily applicable, four-step approach for working with students experiencing a range of difficulties with reading, spelling, written language, or math. School-based practitioners are guided sequentially through assessment of the instructional environment, assessment of instructional placement, instructional modification, and progress monitoring. Extensively rewritten to reflect current findings and best practices, the third edition includes information on useful Internet resources, updated sample forms and charts, and all-new case illustrations. Available separately is a newly revised companion workbook, containing helpful practice exercises and reproducible forms.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

1. Introduction

2. Choosing Targets for Academic Assessment and Remediation

3. Step 1: Assessing the Academic Environment

4. Step 2: Assessing Instructional Placement

5. Step 3: Instructional Modification I: General Strategies

6. Step 3: Instructional Modification II: Specific Skills Areas

7. Step 4: Progress Monitoring

8. Case Illustrations

References

Index