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Assessing Learners With Special Needs : Applied Approach

Assessing Learners With Special Needs : Applied Approach - 5th edition

ISBN13: 978-0131179905

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ISBN13: 978-0131179905
ISBN10: 013117990X
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 5TH 06
Publisher: Merrill Education/Prentice Hall
Published: 2006
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Assessing Learners With Special Needs : Applied Approach - 5TH 06 edition

ISBN13: 978-0131179905

Terry Overton

ISBN13: 978-0131179905
ISBN10: 013117990X
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 5TH 06
Publisher: Merrill Education/Prentice Hall

Published: 2006
International: No
Summary

The fourth edition of this popular book is again written specifically for the majority of future teachers--those who will teach in public school special education classrooms. This book offers everything these teachers will need in order to assess pupils with mild to moderate disabilities--and presents these complex concepts in a straightforward, step-by-step manner complete with practice exercises for every step, case studies, and plenty of measurement examples, and it includes the most recent federal mandates of the 1997 IDEA Amendments. This book addresses every pertinent issue, from calculating chronological age scores and raw test results, to effectively writing educational objectives required for IEPs. It also covers cultural and linguistic diversity, functional behavior assessment and the legal requirements for educational/behavioral planning. For teaching professionals in the field of Special Education.

Table of Contents

PART I. INTRODUCTION TO ASSESSMENT.

1. An Introduction.
2. Laws, Ethics, and Issues.

PART II. TECHNICAL PREREQUISITES OF UNDERSTANDING ASSESSMENT.

3. Descriptive Statistics.
4. Reliability and Validity.

PART III ASSESSING STUDENTS.

5. Curriculum-Based Assessment and Other Informal Measures.
6. Assessment of Behavior.
7. An Introduction to Norm-Referenced Assessment.
8. Academic Assessment.
9. Measures of Intelligence and Adaptive Behavior.
10. Special Consideration of Assessment in Early Childhood and Transition.

PART IV INTERPRETATION OF ASSESSMENT RESULTS.

11. Interpreting Assessment for Educational Intervention.
Appendix Key to End-of-Chapter Exercises.
Name Index.
Subject Index.

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