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Language assessment of students from culturally and linguistically diverse populations

Fern Westernoff

Language assessment of students from culturally and linguistically diverse populations

by Fern Westernoff

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Communicative disorders -- Diagnosis,
  • Educational evaluation,
  • English language -- Remedial teaching,
  • English language -- Study and teaching -- Foreign speakers

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Fern Westernoff.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 180 leaves.
    Number of Pages180
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18604336M
    ISBN 100612116247

    Our Mission. The Office of Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Education provides support to Colorado school districts, schools, and educational leaders in the academic, linguistic, and social-emotional challenges and opportunities of culturally and linguistically diverse students to ensure equitable access to grade level standards and ensure a well-rounded education. of linguistically diverse students at the college level. For most educators, ESL students (or ELLs) are those who come to mind first when discussing linguistically diverse students, i.e., those who have another home language and are still in the process of developing English language proficiency. ESL students—in K and at the. TheFile Size: KB.

    Book Theme: Guides to Culturally Responsive Instruction for ELLs Special Education and English Language Learners Purchase Book Colorín Colorado is a national multimedia project that offers a wealth of bilingual, research-based information, activities, and advice for educators and families of English language learners (ELLs). Today's schools are becoming increasingly diverse. Many teachers find that their classrooms are populated by English language learners, gifted students, students with disabilities, and students who are culturally diverse. Nearly half of all students in U.S. public schools (42 percent) are students of color, approximately 20 percent of students.

    Service With Culturally Diverse Individuals. Recognizing that we all have and represent a culture is an important step. It's important to be aware of the many cultural variables that can impact assessment and intervention. ASHA has produced a variety of statements and guidelines concerning cultural and linguistic diversity (ASHA, , ).   This is the first book to present a practical, problem-solving approach and hands-on tools and techniques for assessing English language learners and culturally diverse students in K settings. It meets a crucial need among practitioners and special educators working in today's : Guilford Publications, Inc.


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Language assessment of students from culturally and linguistically diverse populations by Fern Westernoff Download PDF EPUB FB2

In this book, the New York City Department of Education provides very clear guidelines regarding appropriate assessment of culturally and linguistically diverse children. It explicitly prohibits certain improper practices such as reporting scores from translated by: 4.

Robin Morales Cabral currently serves as Director of Literacy for Diverse Populations in the Wichita Public Schools. She has a background in communicative disorders and sciences, bilingual special education, literacy and assessment for culturally and linguistically diverse students.

Dr/5(7). This book provides an excellent, integrated approach to assessing culturally and linguistically diverse children. Coverage includes legal and ethical requirements, the use of interpreters, practical information about specific measures, and other relevant by: Fair and equitable assessment of individuals from culturally and linguistically diverse populations with the WJ IV, however, continues to require knowledge and comprehension of the many ways varying levels of English language proficiency and acculturative knowledge acquisition can negatively impact test scores and attenuate overall by: 1.

ment of culturally and linguistically diverse (CLD) students (Rhodes, Ochoa & Ortiz, ). More than ever, the need to develop competency in the evaluation of.

A much-needed resource for helping teachers assess the increasing number of diverse students and English learners in today’s K classrooms, Assessment Accommodations for Classroom Teachers of Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Students details effective classroom assessment practices and organizes recommended strategies around the four critical dimensions of the CLD Brand: Pearson.

the paucity of culturally valid and reliable assessment instruments for culturally and linguistically diverse (CLD) populations.

A number of authors (Battle, ; Franklin, ; Hanson, ) have provided some general guidelines for how clinicians can improve their cultural sensitivity to better provide unbiased and accurate assessment and.

across the country, our preferred term to describe the students for whom this book is targeted is culturally and linguistically diverse (CLD). However, when discussing instruction and learning processes unique to second language learners, we fre-quently will use the term English language learner (ELL).File Size: 1MB.

Culturally and Linguistically Diverse students tend to be field dependent, approach learning intuitively rather than analytically and logical, and tend to perform better in cooperative learning contexts (Gollnick & Chinn, ). This cultural mismatch contributes to teachers’ Author: Megan Farnsworth.

The greatest challenges for culturally and linguistically diverse healthcare students were found in clinical placements, where differences in language and culture have been shown to cause learning. Successfully navigate evaluations with students from diverse backgrounds.

Learn how to use tests when a student is not represented in the normative sample and gain confidence in dismissing or diagnosing a bilingual child. READ MORE This course is offered for ASHA CEUs (Professional area, Introductory level).

difference, culturally relevant pedagogy and culturally relevant assessment” (, p. 18). Considering teacher education in the USA, Darling-Hammond has outlined issues that present as contemporary dilemmas including that “15% [of students] speak a language other. Students from underserved populations have continually been disproportionately represented in special education (Artiles, Kozleski, Ortiz, Osher, and Trent ).

Additionally, culturally and linguistically diverse students continue to be a growing population within. The framework used to distinguish language differences from language disorders is beneficial for all educators, and the use of this framework will result in improved instructional targets for culturally and linguistically diverse students in the general education classroom, as well as more appropriate referrals for special education evaluations.5/5(9).

Still, too many new teachers leave college unprepared to work with low-income and culturally and linguistically diverse students. That was the consensus of a Congressional roundtable discussion of teachers and teacher educators hosted by Rep.

Susan Davis (D-Calif.) that focused on strategies for strengthening the teacher workforce. Choosing interventions for diverse populations 3. Conducting a needs assessment 4. Measurement considerations for diverse populations 5. Collaboration through a diversity lens 6.

Workforce diversity 7. Budgeting Each section discusses existing resources that organizations can use to develop or improve their ability to provide culturally. Assessment & intervention for communication disorders in culturally & linguistically diverse populations.

[Henriette W Langdon] -- "As speech-language pathologists care for more clients from culturally and linguistically diverse (CLD) backgrounds, there is a growing. These students are disproportionately represented in special education, a fact that leads us to examine an assessment process that is difficult at best.

There is a shortage of personnel qualified to assess culturally and linguistically diverse students (Flores, Lopez, & DeLeon, ) and the assessment tools available are woefully inadequate. Inequities of Intervention Among Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Students Liz Cramer, Ph.D., Florida International University ABSTRACT: Although Response to Intervention (RTI) has been generally studied in relation to student outcomes, the system itself requires further study, particularly for culturally and linguistically diverse (CLD.

A much-needed resource for helping teachers assess the increasing number of diverse students and English learners in today's K classrooms, Assessment Accommodations for Classroom Teachers of Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Students details effective classroom assessment practices and organizes recommended strategies around the four critical dimensions of the CLD /5(30).

Culturally Responsive Teaching in Diverse Classrooms Chapter 3 This multimedia product and its content are protected under copyright law. The following are prohibited by law: Any public performance or display, including transmission of any image over a network; Preparation of any derivative work, including the extraction, in whole or in part, of any images; Any rental, lease, or lending of the.However, less is known about language-focused interventions for the fastest growing population in the U.S.—children who are culturally and linguistically diverse (CLD) (DeNavas-Walt & Proctor, ).

These interventions must be reviewed to examine the evidence base for interventions that reduce the word gap and support children’s future Cited by: 2.Start studying 4 - Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Students (SPED). Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.