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Academic skills problems : direct ssessment and intervention / Edward S. Shapiro.

By: Shapiro, Edward S.
Material type: TextTextSeries: The Guildford school practitioner series. Publisher: New York : Guildford press, cop. 1996Edition: 2nd ed.Description: 315 str. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 1-57230-093-0.Other classification: 2227 | 3570
Contents:
(Abbreviated) Introduction Choosing targets for academic assessment and remediation Step 1: Assessing the academic environment Step 2: Assessing instructional placement Step 3: Instructional modification I: General strategies Step 3: Instructional modification II: Specific skills areas Step 4: Progress monitoring Academic assessment within a response-to-intervention framework Case illustrations References Index
Summary: (from the jacket) This popular practitioner guide and text presents an effective, problem-solving-based approach to evaluating and remediating academic skills problems. Leading authority Edward S. Shapiro provides practical strategies for working with students across all grade levels (K-12) who are struggling with reading, spelling, written language, or math. Incorporating the latest advances in evidence-based assessment and instruction, the fourth edition shows how the author's model fits perfectly into a response-to-intervention (RTI) framework. Shapiro emphasizes the importance of evaluating academic skills in the context of the school curriculum. He offers step-by-step guidelines for assessing students' learning and their instructional environment through the use of systematic observation, rating scales, teacher and student interviews, examination of student-produced work, and skills probes. The book explains how to integrate and use the resulting data to design appropriate instructional modifications. It also describes progress monitoring procedures for determining both the short- and long-term outcomes of interventions. Research supporting the approach is clearly summarized. Special features include helpful figures, tables, and sample forms--many of which are new or revised--as well as in-depth case examples. A new chapter and case example in the fourth edition focus specifically on direct assessment and intervention within RTI. The companion workbook, available separately, contains practice exercises and reproducible forms. Grounded in current knowledge and best practices, this authoritative volume belongs on the desks of school psychologists, school administrators, special educators, and classroom teachers. It will serve as a text in graduate-level courses dealing with academic assessment and intervention.
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(Abbreviated)
Introduction
Choosing targets for academic assessment and remediation
Step 1: Assessing the academic environment
Step 2: Assessing instructional placement
Step 3: Instructional modification I: General strategies
Step 3: Instructional modification II: Specific skills areas
Step 4: Progress monitoring
Academic assessment within a response-to-intervention framework
Case illustrations
References
Index

(from the jacket) This popular practitioner guide and text presents an effective, problem-solving-based approach to evaluating and remediating academic skills problems. Leading authority Edward S. Shapiro provides practical strategies for working with students across all grade levels (K-12) who are struggling with reading, spelling, written language, or math. Incorporating the latest advances in evidence-based assessment and instruction, the fourth edition shows how the author's model fits perfectly into a response-to-intervention (RTI) framework. Shapiro emphasizes the importance of evaluating academic skills in the context of the school curriculum. He offers step-by-step guidelines for assessing students' learning and their instructional environment through the use of systematic observation, rating scales, teacher and student interviews, examination of student-produced work, and skills probes. The book explains how to integrate and use the resulting data to design appropriate instructional modifications. It also describes progress monitoring procedures for determining both the short- and long-term outcomes of interventions. Research supporting the approach is clearly summarized. Special features include helpful figures, tables, and sample forms--many of which are new or revised--as well as in-depth case examples. A new chapter and case example in the fourth edition focus specifically on direct assessment and intervention within RTI. The companion workbook, available separately, contains practice exercises and reproducible forms. Grounded in current knowledge and best practices, this authoritative volume belongs on the desks of school psychologists, school administrators, special educators, and classroom teachers. It will serve as a text in graduate-level courses dealing with academic assessment and intervention.

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