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Author Thurlow, Martha L.

Title Testing students with disabilities : practical strategies for complying with district and state requirements / Martha L. Thurlow, Judy L. Elliott, James E. Ysseldyke
Edition Second edition
Published Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Corwin Press, [2003]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  371.904 Thu/Tsw 2003  AVAILABLE
Description xviii, 322 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents 1. Why Students With Disabilities Should Be in District and Statewide Accountability Systems -- 2. Deciding How Students Participate in District and State Tests -- 3. Assessment Accommodations: Who is Eligible? For What? -- 4. Accommodations to Consider -- 5. Alternate Assessments -- 6. Including English Language Learners With Disabilities in District and State Assessments -- 7. Using Assessment Results -- 8. An Important Tool: The IEP -- 9. Collaboration for Success in Testing Students With Disabilities -- 10. Gaining Support From Above: What Needs to Happen? -- 11. Involving Parents in Testing Decisions -- 12. Implementation: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly -- Resources: Reproducible Forms -- Resources: Staff Development -- Resources: Technical Assistance and Dissemination Networks
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Individualized education plans
Educational tests and measurements -- United States.
Children with disabilities -- Education -- Ability testing -- United States.
Educational accountability -- United States.
Author Ysseldyke, James E.
Elliott, Judy L.
LC no. 2002034792
ISBN 0761938095 paper
0761938087 cloth alkaline paper
Other Titles Practical strategies for complying with district and state requirements