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Assessing Learners with Special Needs: An Applied Approach, CourseSmart eTextbook, 7th Edition

By Terry Overton

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Feb 2, 2011

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For undergraduate and graduate courses in Special Education Assessment

 

A practical, applied approach to assessing learners with special needs from early childhood through transition

 

Assessing Learners with Special Needs: an Applied Approach, seventh edition provides readers with a practical, step-by-step approach to learning about the complex procedures of the assessment process. Integrated cases help facilitate reader comprehension of difficult concepts. Practice exercises provide an opportunity for readers to monitor their progress.

Table of Contents

Part 1 Introduction to Assessment 

  

Chapter 1          An Introduction  

Chapter 2          Laws, Ethics, and Issues 

 

 

Part 2 Technical Prerequisites of Understanding Assessment   

 

Chapter 3          Descriptive Statistics  

Chapter 4          Reliability and Validity  

Chapter 5          An Introduction to Norm-Referenced Assessment  

 

 

Part 3 Assessing Students   

 

Chapter 6          Curriculum-Based Assessment and Other Informal Measures  

Chapter 7          Response to Intervention

Chapter 8          Academic Assessment

Chapter 9          Assessment of Behavior

Chapter 10        Measurement of Intelligence and Adaptive Behavior

Chapter 11        Special Considerations of Assessment in Early Childhood

Chapter 12        Special Considerations of Assessment in Transition

 

 

Part 4 Interpretation of Assessment Results   

 

Chapter 13        Interpreting Assessment for Educational Intervention  

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$57.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-136715-9