Assessment And Appraisal Procedures In Counseling In Educational Settings

An overview of formal and informal assessment and appraisal methods for evaluating student trends in academic, behavioral, socio-emotional and career development and performance in educational settings (K-16). Topics include: psychometric statistics, factors related to the assessment and evaluation of individuals, groups and special populations, case conceptualization, assessment, and diagnosis. The processes of selection, administration, scoring, interpretation, and reporting information from appraisal techniques are examined in relation to practical, legal, and ethical considerations.