NCEO Technical Reports: A Summary of Research on the Effects of Test Accommodations: 1999 through 2001 (#34)

Part of the NCEO Technical Reports series.
Author(s)
Sandra Thompson, Amanda Blount Morse, Martha L Thurlow

Description

This year 2002 report summarizes 46 empirical research studies on accommodations published between 1999 through 2001. The report describes the characteristics of the studies: purpose, type of assessment and content, participants, research design, findings, and limitations. Observations from the analysis are given with recommendations for future research, including considerations in assessment design and standardization (i.e., universal design) to reduce the need for accommodations.

Details

Date
December 2002 
Type
Report 
Edition
Number 34
Publisher
National Center on Educational Outcomes (NCEO)

Topics

  • Educational accountability and assessment
    • Accessibility & Accommodations
      • Content Areas
        • Deaf/Hearing Impairments
          • Intellectual/Cognitive Disability
            • Learning disabilities
              • Students with Disabilities
              • Specific life stage
                • Adolescents and young adults
                  • Children