Assessing Learners with Special Needs: An Applied Approach

Assessing Learners with Special Needs: An Applied Approach, 8th edition

  • Terry Overton

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Overview

Assessing Learners with Special Needs provides a practical, step-by-step approach to assessing students with learning challenges from early childhood through transition. This hands-on guide presents a clear map for assessing student mastery of material through interactive learning activities.

Published by Pearson (December 11th 2020) - Copyright © 2016

ISBN-13: 9780134019550

Subject: Special Education

Category: Assessment in Special Education

Table of contents

PART I: INTRODUCTION TO ASSESSMENT
1. Introduction
2. Laws, Ethics, and Issues

PART II: TECHNICAL PREREQUISITES OF UNDERSTANDING ASSESSMENT
3. Descriptive Statistics
4. Reliability and Validity
5. An Introduction to Norm-Referenced Assessment

PART III: ASSESSING STUDENTS
6. Curriculum-Based Assessment and Other Informal Measures
7. Response to Intervention and Progress Monitoring
8. Academic Assessment
9. Assessment of Behavior
10. Measures of Intelligence and Adaptive Behavior
11. Special Considerations of Assessment in Early Childhood
12. Special Considerations of Transition

PART IV: INTERPRETATION OF ASSESSMENT RESULTS
13. Interpreting Assessment for Educational Intervention

Glossary
References
Name Index
Subject Index

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