Evaluating Students in the Age of COVID-19
Join Dr. Nate Jones, in the discussion of how to evaluate students in the age of COVID-19. This presentation focuses on potential adjustments to individual standardized assessments with students, primarily for special education services. The presentation begins with a discussion of the decision to test or not during this time, then outlines recommendations for PPE and sanitization practices and discusses the impacts on test administration. The presentation ends with a discussion of the impacts of COVID-19 on individual student functioning, and written and verbal communication strategies for educators.
1. Identify at least 3 key factors to consider when determining if it is appropriate to complete in-person assessments of an individual student during this pandemic.
2. Identity at least 3 areas of potential adjustments to standardized administration
3. Explain the impacts of adjustments to standardized administration on the validity and reliability of assessment results
4. Describe at least 5 strategies for communicating these adjustments and their impact to school teams, families, and students
Facilitator: Dr. Nate Jones, NCSP, BCBA, School Psychology Consultant, SERESC
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