Assessment in Special Education: A Practical Approach, 5th edition

  • Roger A. Pierangelo, 
  • George A. Giuliani

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Overview

Assessment in Special Education is a real-world story of the entire process of school assessments and how to apply them effectively. The result of several years of market analysis and experience, the coverage spans infancy and preschool age through high school and into adulthood.

Published by Pearson (January 25th 2021) - Copyright © 2017

ISBN-13: 9780134245799

Subject: Special Education

Category: Assessment in Special Education

Table of contents

Part I: Foundational Concepts in Assessment in Special Education
1. Introduction to Assessment
2. Methods of Assessment and Testing Considerations
3. Basic Statistical Concepts
4. Scoring Terminology Used in Assessment

Part II: The Special Education Process
5. Response to Intervention
6. The Child Study Team and Pre-Referral Strategies
7. The Multidisciplinary Team and Parental Participation in the
Assessment Process
8. Parental Consent and Evaluation Standards Under IDEIA
9. Assessment of Academic Achievement
10. Assessment of Intelligence
11. Assessment of Behavior
12. Assessment of Perceptual Abilities
13. Assessment of Speech and Language
14. Early Intervention and Preschool Assessment
15. Other Areas of Assessment
16. Determining Whether a Disability Exists: Eligibility Criteria
17. Writing a Comprehensive Report in Special Education
18. Eligibility Procedures for Special Education Services
19. Development of the IEP

Appendix A: Questions and Answers about Independent Educational
Evaluations
Appendix B: Questions and Answers about Mediation and Due Process
Hearings

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