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Training Parents In Descriptive Assessment And Function Identification, Makenzie Sip May 2017

Training Parents In Descriptive Assessment And Function Identification, Makenzie Sip

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It is often difficult for parents to address their child’s problem behavior. Children with special needs can display more frequent and intense problem behavior. Therefore, professionals need to help parents of children with special needs identify how to decrease their child’s problem behavior. Professionals help to decrease problem behavior by performing assessments called descriptive assessments to identify why the problem behavior is happening, and then using these assessments to create an appropriate plan of how to prevent and respond to the problem behavior. We examined if parents could be taught the skills necessary to perform descriptive assessments and ...


Starting Early: Perceptions Of Parents And Teachers On 6th To 12th Grade Transition Timeline For Students With High-Incidence Disabilities, Josie M. Nielsen Dec 2013

Starting Early: Perceptions Of Parents And Teachers On 6th To 12th Grade Transition Timeline For Students With High-Incidence Disabilities, Josie M. Nielsen

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Post-secondary educational and employment outcomes for students with high- incidence disabilities continue to lag far behind their nondisabled peers. A carefully designed timeline including evidence-based transition skills and practices may serve as a guideline for teachers and parents as they prepare student /child with high-incidence disabilities for successful transition into adulthood. This project examined the importance and age/grade-appropriateness of skills/activities on a transition timeline, based on ratings by teacher and parent focus groups. Participants included eight secondary teachers with at least10 years experience, and five parents of children with high-incidence disabilities who graduated from both high school and ...


How Utah Parents Of Utah School Children Judge School Effectiveness, Philip L. Rodgers May 2003

How Utah Parents Of Utah School Children Judge School Effectiveness, Philip L. Rodgers

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There is a perceived crisis concerning public education in the United States. This has led to an increase in the use of standardized tests for the purpose of measuring school effectiveness. However, the use of standardized tests for this purpose is problematic. Among these problems is the concern that standardized tests may not measure what parents believe are the most important attributes of an effective school. Unfortunately, there is little in the way of empirical evidence regarding parent beliefs in this area.

The purpose of this research was to answer the following four questions.

1. What do parents of school-aged ...


36 Months, Dorothea Cudaback Jan 2003

36 Months, Dorothea Cudaback

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2 Months, Dorothea Cudaback Jan 2003

2 Months, Dorothea Cudaback

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11 Months, Dorothea Cudaback Jan 2003

11 Months, Dorothea Cudaback

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19 Months, Dorothea Cudaback, Mary Jane Stratner-Gregory Jan 2003

19 Months, Dorothea Cudaback, Mary Jane Stratner-Gregory

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6 Months, E. J. Kersting, Betty Lou Barsley-Marra, Cindy Darden, Dorothea Cudaback Jan 2003

6 Months, E. J. Kersting, Betty Lou Barsley-Marra, Cindy Darden, Dorothea Cudaback

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25 Months, Dorothea Cudaback Jan 2003

25 Months, Dorothea Cudaback

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22 Months, Dorothea Cudaback Jan 2003

22 Months, Dorothea Cudaback

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16 Months, Dorothea Cudaback Jan 2003

16 Months, Dorothea Cudaback

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10 Months, Dorothea Cudaback Jan 2003

10 Months, Dorothea Cudaback

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Newborn, Dorothea Cudaback, Patricia Tanner Nelson Jan 2003

Newborn, Dorothea Cudaback, Patricia Tanner Nelson

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13 Months, Dorothea Cudaback Jan 2003

13 Months, Dorothea Cudaback

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9 Months, Dorothea Cudaback Jan 2003

9 Months, Dorothea Cudaback

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12 Months, Dorothea Cudaback Jan 2003

12 Months, Dorothea Cudaback

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20 Months, Dorothea Cudaback, Mary Jane Stratner-Gregory Jan 2003

20 Months, Dorothea Cudaback, Mary Jane Stratner-Gregory

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33 Months, Dorothea Cudaback, Mary Ann Haubenreich Jan 2003

33 Months, Dorothea Cudaback, Mary Ann Haubenreich

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4 Months, Dorothea Cudaback Jan 2003

4 Months, Dorothea Cudaback

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28 Months, Dorothea Cudaback Jan 2003

28 Months, Dorothea Cudaback

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8 Months, Dorothea Cudaback Jan 2003

8 Months, Dorothea Cudaback

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23 Months, Dorothea Cudaback, Betsy R. Schneck Jan 2003

23 Months, Dorothea Cudaback, Betsy R. Schneck

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30 Months, Dorothea Cudaback Jan 2003

30 Months, Dorothea Cudaback

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29 Months, Dorothea Cudaback Jan 2003

29 Months, Dorothea Cudaback

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7 Months, Joyce H. Jenkins, Rose J. Davis, Judith S. Kliene, Emily S. Wiggins, E. J. Kerstings, Dorothea Cudaback Jan 2003

7 Months, Joyce H. Jenkins, Rose J. Davis, Judith S. Kliene, Emily S. Wiggins, E. J. Kerstings, Dorothea Cudaback

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26 Months, Dorothea Cudaback Jan 2003

26 Months, Dorothea Cudaback

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24 Months, Dorothea Cudaback, Betsy R. Schneck Jan 2003

24 Months, Dorothea Cudaback, Betsy R. Schneck

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17 Months, Dorothea Cudaback Jan 2003

17 Months, Dorothea Cudaback

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18 Months, Dorothea Cudaback Jan 2003

18 Months, Dorothea Cudaback

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31 Months, Dorothea Cudaback Jan 2003

31 Months, Dorothea Cudaback

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