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MUE 565 Overview

In this course, teacher candidates will learn to administer, score and interpret norm-referenced, standardized tests and use informal classroom-based assessments. The course will address use of assessments to determine eligibility, develop IEPs, adjust instruction, evaluate progress and plan for transition. Discussions will focus on legal, ethical and cultural considerations, reliability, validity and accommodation issues and current trends. Content will emphasize collaborative behavioral, academic, language, intellectual, adaptive and ecological assessment of PreK-12 students.

  • 3.00 Credits
  • MUE


Formal and Informal Assessment - 2021 Spring MUE 565

In this course teacher candidates will learn the use and interpretation of both norm-referenced standardized tests and informal assessment strategies for varied purposes, including eligibility decisions and ongoing classroom assessment. Assessment in varied areas (e.g. academic, social, behavioral, environmental) is examined and legal requirements stressed.

Course Code: MUE 565

3/22/2021 - 5/16/2021