NCEO Synthesis Reports: Opportunity-to-Learn Standards (#14)

Part of the NCEO Synthesis Reports series.
Author(s)
James E Ysseldyke, Martha L Thurlow, Hyeonsook Shin

Description

This report provides an overview of the use of the term "Opportunity to learn (OTL) standards in recent (1994) legislation, alternative perspectives on OTL standards, and state practices in the implementation of OTL standards. We examine how students with disabilities are treated in discussion of OTL standards, how people propose to measure OTL, and major issues surrounding the concept of OTL standards. Implications for students with disabilities are discussed, and we conclude with several recommendations.

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Details

Date
July 1994 
Type
Report 
Edition
Number 14
Publisher
National Center on Educational Outcomes (NCEO)

Topics

  • Educational accountability and assessment
    • Accessibility & Accommodations
      • Assessment Participation
        • Students with Disabilities