Archive of 2014 May

Special Education SLD Eligibility Changes

Posted on May 05, 2014

03/2014 UTAH SPECIAL EDUCATION RULES Changes to SLD Eligibility The purpose of this paper is to clarify recent changes (2014) regarding Specific Learning Disabilities (SLD) eligibility in Utah, buy for Local Educational Agencies (LEA’s) who use the discrepancy or combination method for sld eligibility. Frequently asked questions regarding sld eligibility and these changes are addressed. Discrepancy Method: August 2007 rules: (iii)      The comparison of the standard scores on the tes

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Posted on May 05, 2014

WOODCOCK JOHNSON IV UPDATE  As part of my role at the UPDC, case I have been the specialist responsible for teaching standardized assessments, medications and in particular the WJ III. The newest version is due to be released this June, visit web and I have been asked many questions regarding the changes and my observations concerning possible adoption and training. To date, there has been very little specific information released regarding the newest incarnation of the Woodcock suite of as

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