Inclusive Assessment: An Applied Approach, 9th edition

  • Terry Overton

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Hallmark features of this title

  • Practice exercises are provided for each step of the assessment process, including assessment instruments, protocols, and scoring tables.
  • Technical prerequisites of understanding assessment are covered in Part 2. Learners gain the statistical foundation they need to administer and interpret assessments, which is covered in depth in Part 3.
  • Coverage of formal and informal assessment lets students practice curriculum-based, behavioral, and norm-referenced assessment.
  • Case studies help students understand the nuance of interpreting assessment results.
  • Test Review Tables summarize the assessment instruments covered in their respective chapters.
  • Learning Objectives identify expected chapter learning outcomes in advance. Chapter Summaries revisit the objectives.

Published by Pearson (July 5th 2023) - Copyright © 2024

ISBN-13: 9780137871599

Subject: Special Education

Category: Assessment in Special Education

Table of contents


  1. Introduction
  2. Laws, Ethics, and Issues


  1. Descriptive Statistics
  2. Reliability and Validity
  3. An Introduction to Norm-Referenced Assessment


  1. Curriculum-Based Assessment and Other Informal Measures
  2. Response to Intervention and Progress Monitoring
  3. Academic Assessment
  4. Assessment of Behavior
  5. Measures of Intelligence and Adaptive Behavior
  6. Special Considerations of Assessment in Early Childhood
  7. Special Considerations of Transition


  1. Interpreting Assessment for Educational Intervention

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