Description

Gathers and disseminates research-based information on the inclusion of K-12 students with disabilities in State-level assessments aligned to academic content standards, and provides technical assistance for States and Consortia to support appropriate inclusion of students with disabilities in existing and emerging high quality assessment systems.

Contact
Martha L Thurlow
Director
Martha L Thurlow
Funder
Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services, U.S. Department of Education

Staff

Michael L Moore :: Principal Editor/Writer


Deb Albus :: Research Fellow


Chris Rogers :: Research Fellow


Yi-Chen Wu :: Research Associate


Martha L Thurlow :: Senior Research Associate


Sheryl Lazarus :: Senior Research Associate


Debbie Hansen :: Executive Ofc and Admin Spec


Topics

  • Culture and diversity
    • Cultural competence
      • English language learners (ELLs)
        • Immigrants
          • Other cultural groups
          • Education practices (K12 and transition)
            • Accommodations and supports
            • Educational accountability and assessment
              • Accommodations and supports
                • Accountability
                  • Assessment (large-scale, alternate)
                    • Graduation requirements
                      • IDEA
                        • Progress monitoring
                          • Public reporting
                            • Quality outcomes
                              • State Performance Plans and Annual Performance Reports (SPP/APR)
                              • Specific disability
                                • Autism spectrum disorder (ASD)
                                  • Emotional/behavioral disorder (EBD)
                                    • Hearing and/or vision loss
                                      • Intellectual/developmental disability (IDD)
                                        • Learning disabilities
                                          • Multiple disabilities
                                            • Other health impairment
                                              • Physical disability
                                              • Specific life stage
                                                • Adolescents and young adults
                                                  • Children

                                                  Activities

                                                  • Dissemination
                                                    • Evaluation
                                                      • Technical assistance