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Assessing Learners With Special Needs: An Applied Approach
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Prentice Hall
Publication date January 5, 2011
Pages 464
Binding Paperback
Edition 7
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780131367104
ISBN-10 0131367102
Dimensions 0.75 by 7.75 by 9.75 in.
Weight 1.65 lbs.
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Original list price $164.40
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Assessing Learners with Special Needs: An Applied Approach, seventh edition, is a practical book designed to teach you about the complex procedures of the assessment process. 


Each chapter starts out with a chapter focus that contains CEC Knowledge and Skills Standards that show you what you are expected to master in the chapter. Concepts are presented in a step-by-step manner followed by exercises that help you understand each step. Portions of assessment instruments, protocols, and scoring tables are provided to help you with the practice exercises. Additionally, you will participate in the educational decision-making process using data from classroom observations, curriculum-based assessment, functional behavior assessment, and norm-referenced assessment.


New to the seventh edition:

  • An emphasis on progress monitoring, including progress monitoring applied to the acquisition of knowledge and skills presented in this text
  • The assessment process according to the regulations of IDEA 2004
  • A separate chapter on transition issues and assessment
  • A separate chapter on assessment in infancy and early childhood
  • A new chapter on the measurement aspects of Response to Intervention
  • Increased consideration of students from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds in the assessment process

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7 edition from Prentice Hall (January 5, 2011)
9780131367104 | details & prices | 464 pages | 7.75 × 9.75 × 0.75 in. | 1.65 lbs | List price $164.40
About: Assessing Learners with Special Needs: An Applied Approach, seventh edition, is a practical book designed to teach you about the complex procedures of the assessment process.
6 edition from Prentice Hall (April 15, 2008)
9780131599574 | details & prices | 541 pages | 7.50 × 9.25 × 1.00 in. | 1.86 lbs | List price $124.33
About: This most recent revision of Assessing Learners with Special Needs: An Applied Approach includes thorough explanations of the IDEA 2004 Regulations including RTI (response to intervention) and Early Intervening Services.
5th edition from Prentice Hall (April 13, 2005)
9780131179905 | details & prices | 455 pages | 7.75 × 9.75 × 1.00 in. | 1.68 lbs | List price $105.33
4th edition from Prentice Hall (December 1, 2002)
9780130943095 | details & prices | 7.75 × 9.25 × 1.00 in. | 2.10 lbs | List price $78.00
About: The fourth edition of this popular book is again written specifically for the majority of future teachers—those who will teach in public school special education classrooms.

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