ERIC Number: ED403728
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
AEPS Measurement for Birth to Three Years. Assessment, Evaluation, and Programming System for Infants and Children, Volume 1.
Bricker, Diane, Ed.
This first volume of the Assessment, Evaluation and Programming System (AEPS) test and its associated curriculum describes the AEPS measurement components for the developmental range from birth to 3 years. Section I provides a comprehensive description of the AEPS and how its measurement system functions for children and caregivers. Section II presents the actual test items for assessing and evaluating children, with items divided according to their role in fine motor, gross motor, adaptive, cognitive, social-communicative, and pure social domains. Section III describes how to involve families in the assessment and evaluation process as well as specific strategies and forms for facilitating such involvement. Appendix A contains summarized psychometric information on the AEPS. Appendix B contains a series of Individualized Education Plan/Individualized Family Service Plan goals and objectives specifically related to individual items on the AEPS test. Appendix C contains a set of assessment activity plans, followed by samples of key forms in Appendix D. (PB)
Descriptors: At Risk Persons, Child Development, Clinical Diagnosis, Cognitive Development, Diagnostic Tests, Disabilities, Disability Identification, Educational Diagnosis, Evaluation Methods, Family Involvement, Individualized Education Programs, Individualized Family Service Plans, Interpersonal Competence, Preschool Children, Preschool Education, Preschool Tests, Psychometrics, Psychomotor Skills, Social Development, Student Educational Objectives, Student Evaluation
Paul H. Brookes Publishing Co., P.O. Box 10624, Baltimore, MD 21285-0624 ($39).
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Special Education Programs (ED/OSERS), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Oregon Univ., Eugene. Center on Human Development.