Assessing Students with Special Needs, Pearson eText with Loose-Leaf Version -- Access Card Package, 5th edition
Published by Pearson (November 14th 2013) - Copyright © 2014
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Well respected for its practical, applied approach to testing and measurement, this widely popular text focuses on how teachers can use evaluation as part of instruction. In this revision the author highlights what teachers really need to know in order to include assessment in the teaching and learning process. Coverage includes all of the core information expected in an assessment text and yet goes far beyond the basics to address multicultural considerations, curriculum-based measurement, curriculum-based assessment, and the most current versions of the most widely used tests. Included are a number of highly useful teaching and learning aids, many of which are updated with expanded coverage and new examples, among the highlights:
- Expanded coverage of curriculum-based measurement, progress monitoring, and response to intervention.
- Updated information on the assessment process as required by IDEA regulations.
- Many new and revised figures, tables, and guides that help readers more easily connect assessment strategies and procedures with instruction.
- An expanded focus on assessment.
Table of contents
PART I THE ASSESSMENT PROCESS
CHAPTER 1 DEFINING AND DESCRIBING THE ASSESSMENT OF STUDENTS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS
CHAPTER 2 STEPS IN THE ASSESSMENT PROCESS
PART II ASSESSMENT CONCEPTS AND SKILLS
CHAPTER 3 PRACTICAL MEASUREMENT CONCEPTS
CHAPTER 4 TEST SCORES AND WHAT THEY MEAN
CHAPTER 5 SELECTING AND USING ASSESSMENT INSTRUMENTS
PART III ASSESSING GENERAL PERFORMANCE
CHAPTER 6 ASSESSING INTELLIGENCE AND ADAPTIVE BEHAVIOR
CHAPTER 7 DEVELOPMENTAL ASSESSMENT
CHAPTER 8 LANGUAGE AND BILINGUAL ASSESSMENT
CHAPTER 9 ASSESSING BEHAVIOR
CHAPTER 10 CAREER AND VOCATIONAL ASSESSMENT
PART IV ASSESSING ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT
CHAPTER 11 ASSESSING ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT: GENERAL STRATEGIES
CHAPTER 12 ASSESSING READING ACHIEVEMENT
CHAPTER 13 ASSESSING MATHEMATICS ACHIEVEMENT
CHAPTER 14 ASSESSING WRITTEN EXPRESSION
CHAPTER 15 PORTFOLIO ASSESSMENT
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