Cognitive Assessment And Data-Based Decision Making

This course will focus on an overview of theories of intelligence as well as the use, organization and interpretation of individual standardized tests. Specifically, administration and interpretation of the Wechsler Scales will be expected outcomes of the course. This includes training on the WPPSI-III, the WISC-IV, the WAIS-III and the WIAT-II, with particular emphasis on the assessment process as a link to classroom cognitive and instructional interventions.