ERIC Number: ED168265
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
Santa Clara County Superintendent of Schools, San Jose, CA.; California Juvenile Court Schools Training Program, San Jose.; California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento.
The assessment manual provides information on test instruments for use with delinquent youth in the areas of achievement, perception, and potential. The manual lists publishers and prices, and gives a description of each test, along with it's purpose and application. Specific areas included are language, audition, vision, visual-motor coordination, reading achievement and diagnosis, intelligence, emotional development, self-concept, social behavior, and daily living skills. An introductory section discusses four basic elements of the assessment philosophy. A list of 26 hints for testing, such as choose a setting for the testing which is quiet and record responses verbatim, is included. (PHR)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Behavior, Daily Living Skills, Delinquency, Educational Philosophy, Emotional Disturbances, Evaluation Methods, Guides, Informal Assessment, Intelligence Tests, Language Tests, Perceptual Motor Coordination, Personality Measures, Reading Tests, Self Concept Measures, Testing, Tests, Verbal Tests, Vision Tests
California Juvenile Court Schools Training Program, 100 Skyport Drive, San Jose, California 95110 ($9.00)
Publication Type: Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Santa Clara County Superintendent of Schools, San Jose, CA.; California Juvenile Court Schools Training Program, San Jose.; California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento.
Note: For related information, see EC 114 069-072