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    Alternate Assessments Based on Alternate Achievement Standards

    What is alternate assessment and why do we need to learn about it? Every state is working to know the answer both to comply with federal requirements for evaluating students with severe cognitive disabilities, and to ensure that all students reach their full potential. This comprehensive book is the first to gather today s best knowledge about alternate assessments so professionals can act quickly to shape the future of this rapidly developing field.

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    An Educator’s Guide to Bullying Prevention

    From the author of The ABCs of Bullying Prevention and Keeping Kids Safe, this informative and comprehensive reference guide is designed for teachers and other school professionals interested in proven and practical strategies to prevent bullying in our nation’s schools.
    • This tri-fold laminated guide includes the following topics:
    • Nature of bullying and its many forms (including “cyber-bullying”)
    • Signs of bullying and its impact on victims
    • Specific strategies to “bully-proof” the classroom
    • Role of bystanders in preventing bullying

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    An Tough Kid Social Skills Book

    Tough kids often have a difficult time getting along in social situations, largely because they have not learned appropriate ways of behaving. The Tough Kid Social Skills Book teaches those learned behaviors that students need to get along successfully in a majority of social situations.This book can help teachers, school psychologists, school behaviorists, school counselors, school social workers, and other support staff implement social skills programs for Tough Kids that teach:
    • Body Basics
    • Joining in
    • Recognizing and expressing feelings
    • Having a conversation

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    Ants in His Pants

    While supplies last, you save $6.43 (28%) With wit, humor, and profound on-lines, the author will transform your thinking as you take a “lighter” look at the often comical and occasionally harsh truth in the ever-changing field of special education. This book sheds a whimsical, thought-provoking glimpse into real life situations frequently encountered by those within the special education system. 110 pages. 1998

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    Assess for Success

    Assisting students with disabilities in planning for their future as adults offers both challenges and unique opportunities for educators.

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    Basic Skills Checklist

    Basic Skills Checklists is an easy-to-use, informal assessment tool that brings method to the madness of classroom assessment. It focuses on pre-academic, readiness, and academic skills expected from learners in the early elementary years. Author and experienced teacher Marlene Breitenbach developed these helpful checklists in special-needs and inclusive classrooms while serving children with autism and other developmental disabilities.The checklists have been used by resource teachers, special educators, mainstream teachers, and paraprofessionals.

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    Behavior Management

    Exceptionally practical, this book combines theoretical background with case studies and numerous examples to demonstrate how to apply behavior management techniques in general and special educational settings. Examines the field from four points of view–behavioral, psychodynamic, biophysical, and environmental. Focuses on the integrative/ecological approach to behavior management which provides a framework for combining various strategies into a cohesive implementation plan.

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    Better IEP Meetings

    Regular IEP Meetings can provide reassurance for everyone involved, or they can cause negative feelings and cause participants to lose confidence in the IEP process. In their new book, Drs. Cynthia Herr and Barbara Bateman carefully consider how to make your IEP team meetings better.

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    Better IEPs. 4th edition

    Create legally correct and educationally sound IEPsA newly revised and enhanced edition of the ultimate guide to understanding IEPs from a legal standpoint. A classic in its field, Better IEPs presents a focused, three-step process that zooms in on the individual student. The book dismisses out of hand the one-size-fits-all approach that is too often mistaken for proper procedure in today’s schools. This fourth edition is revised with IDEA 2004 updates and enhanced to help in understanding and creating IEPs.Written by Dr.

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