This is Part 2 of a two-part series. This course discusses evidence-based options for assessment that can be used as alternatives to standardized assessments, in order to determine the presence of a disability under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). Methods of collecting and using assessment data to write effective treatment goals are also described.
Part 1: Course 10257
- After this course, participants will be able to list five to eight evidence-based alternatives to standardized assessment tools.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe assessment data that supports effective goal writing.
- After this course, participants will be able to discuss how to conduct structured dynamic assessments.
|5-20 Minutes||Dynamic assessment|
|45-60 Minutes||Work samples, writing samples, and observation|
|60-85 Minutes||Free evidence-based assessment tools|
|85-90 Minutes||Summary, Q&A|
Angie Neal is the SLP Contact at the South Carolina State Department of Education, a member of ASHA's School Issues Advisory Board, graduate of ASHA’s School-Based Leadership Development Program, and a board member with the State Education Agency Communication Disabilities Council. She is also the recipient of the Nancy McKinley Leadership Award (Ohio) and the Rolland J. Van Hattum Award (South Carolina). She has worked in both adult rehabilitation, pediatric outpatient rehabilitation, and school settings, but her passion is helping children achieve academic success! Mrs. Neal is also a frequent presenter on a variety of speech-language pathology topics such as cultural and linguistic diversity, language and literacy, remediation of /r/, and pragmatics. She is a true nerd and enthusiast for all things SLP!
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