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Author Kleinert, Harold L.

Title Alternate assessment for students with significant cognitive disabilities : an educator's guide / by Harold L. Kleinert and Jacqui Farmer Kearns ; with invited contributors
Published Baltimore : Paul H. Brookes, [2010]


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 MELB  371.9043 Kle/Aaf  AVAILABLE
Description 345 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents Machine generated contents note: I.An Overview of Alternate Assessment -- 1.An Introduction to Alternate Assessments: Historical Foundations, Essential Parameters, and Guiding Principles / Martha Thurlow -- 2.Principles and Practices for Achievement Assessments in School Accountability Systems / Jacqui Farmer Kearns -- 3.Students in the AA-AAS and the Importance of Communicative Competence / Harold L. Kleinert -- 4.Aligning Curriculum with Grade-Specific Content Standards: Using Eight Criteria to Create Access / Pamela J. Mims -- II.Teching and Assessing Students with Significant Cognitive Disabilities -- 5.Ensuring Access: A Four-Step Process for Accessing the General Curriculum / Karin K. Hess -- 6.Reading Instruction and Assessment Linked to Grade-Level Standards / Jean Clayton -- 7.Math Instruction and Assessment Linked to Grade-Level Standards / Harold L. Kleinert -- 8.Science Instruction and Assessment Linked to Grade-Level Standards / Michael Burdge --
Contents note continued: 9.Social Studies and the Arts Instruction and Assessment Linked to Grade-Level Standards / Mariel L. Zeller -- III.Enhancing Student Outcomes: The Role of Students and Families and Directions for Future Research -- 10.Embedding Life Skills, Self-Determination, Social Relationships, and Other Evidence-Based Practices / Karen D. Hager -- 11.Alternate Assessments, Families, and the Individualized Education Program / Rachel Quenemoen -- 12.What We Have Learned from Alternate Assessment Research and What We Still Need to Know / Elizabeth Towles-Reeves
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Children with disabilities.
Children with disabilities -- Education.
Children with mental disabilities.
Children with mental disabilities -- Education.
Children with disabilities -- Rating of.
Educational tests and measurements.
Author Kearns, Jacqui Farmer.
LC no. 2010027671
ISBN 9781598570762 paperback
1598570765 paperback