Monday 15 February 2021
Evaluating needs using an online video platform can bring many benefits but it also presents challenges, which means that a different approach is required.
This CPD course is designed for practitioners who wish to expand their knowledge to be able to carry out an Evaluation of Need (not a Full Diagnostic) using an online video link.
We will explore:
• Key differences in assessment: assessing current needs.
• Selecting resources.
• Maintaining quality.
• Preparation before the assessment.
• Report writing.
• Recommendations for reasonable adjustments.
Reflection on professional practice: knowledge and understanding of SpLD assessment methods including principles of psychometrics, and statistics.
Key differences in assessment via on-line video link: test materials, interpretation, and report writing.
Candidates must already hold: Level 7 in SpLD or Equivalent.