Forum on Common Language for States and Assessment Vendors

Author(s)
Sandra Warren, Martha L Thurlow, Laurene L Christensen, Vitaliy Shyyan, Sheryl Lazarus, Anne Chartrand

Description

A report on a forum held on June 20, 2016 in Philadelphia that brought together states, assessment vendors, and other educational stakeholders to address the need for developing a common language around accessibility and accommodations for all students, including: (1) General education students, (2) English learners (ELs), and (3) Students with IEPs or 504 plans. The forum was a pre-session to the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO) National Conference on Student Assessment (NCSA).

Details

Date
August 2016 
Type
Report 
Contact
Michael L Moore moore031@umn.edu or +1 612-626-0546
Publisher
National Center on Educational Outcomes (NCEO)

Topics

  • Educational accountability and assessment
    • Accessibility & Accommodations
      • ELLs
        • ELLs with disabilities
          • Policy
            • Students with Disabilities
              • Technology-based Assessments