Understanding Assessment in the Special Education Process
A Step-by-Step Guide for Educators
- Roger Pierangelo - Long Island University, Brooklyn, NY, USA
- George Giuliani - Hofstra University, USA
While parents, teachers, and specialists can provide valuable information about a student's skills and needs, this indispensable text also offers school leaders a variety of assessment approaches, including observations, interviews, and testing. Readers will also find tools such as dynamic assessments and ecological assessments that can yield comprehensive data to guide eligibility decisions and educational programming.
"Short and to the point—a huge advantage! Easy to read and to understand. A must-have for every school building in every district."
"This book clearly does just what it promises, providing a step-by-step guide about the special education assessment process."
"From understanding basic statistics to understanding the foundations of the MDT, this is a powerful tool that educators need."
Book was too short and was not as detailed as other textbooks like McLoughlin & Lewis textbook