Demystifying Transition Assessment

ISBN-10: 1598572148
ISBN-13: 9781598572148
Edition: 2013
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Description: Assessment is the cornerstone of every good transition plan. Now there's a book that demystifies the what, when, why, and how of collecting transition assessment data-and using the results to help students with disabilities prepare for  More...

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Book details

List price: $29.95
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: Paul H. Brookes Publishing Company Incorporated
Publication date: 3/5/2013
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 176
Size: 8.50" wide x 10.75" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.946
Language: English

Assessment is the cornerstone of every good transition plan. Now there's a book that demystifies the what, when, why, and how of collecting transition assessment data-and using the results to help students with disabilities prepare for adulthood.Developed by two respected transition authorities, this practical guide prepares education professionals to use today's best assessment tools and strategies to identify which transition approaches really work. You'll discover how tochoose assessments appropriate for each situation and studentapply best assessment practices in 7 key areas (see sidebar)collect the right data at the right timeimplement evidence-based practices that meet IDEA requirements for transition assessmentmake the most of informal assessments and formal performance-based methods tailored to each student's needstranslate assessment results into better, more personalized transition IEP plansTo help you find the assessment tools that best meet your needs, the book includes an invaluable quick-reference guide to more than 90 transition assessments and which areas they assess. You'll also follow case studies of a teacher and two students as they navigate the transition assessment process, and you'll get sample forms for assessing student skills and goals, enhancing transition IEPs, helping students plan for college and employment, and much more.Essential for every transition specialist and educator, this book will be your trusted companion as you make sound decisions about assessment; ensure individualized, person-centered transition plans; and support students' post-school goals and dreams.Strengthen transition assessment in 7 key areas:AcademicsSelf-determinationEmploymentCommunity livingPostsecondary educationRecreation and leisureHealth careThe book is part of the Brookes Publishing Transition to Adulthood Series

Debra Hart is the Director of the Education and Transition Team for the Institute for Community Inclusion at the University of Massachusetts, Boston. She serves as the Principal Investigator for the NIDRR funded Center on Postsecondary Education for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities, the ADD funded Consortium on Postsecondary Education for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities and Office of Postsecondary Education funded National Coordinating Center. Debra has over 25 years of experience working with youth and adults with disabilities, their families, faculty, and professionals that support youth in becoming contributing valued members of their community via participation in inclusive secondary and postsecondary education, and competitive employment. Since 1997, Ms. Hart has directed five federal grants designed to create access to postsecondary education for youth with intellectual disabilities.

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