School Psychology for the 21st Century, Second Edition : Foundations and Practices Hardback
A leading introductory text, this authoritative volume comprehensively describes the school psychologist's role in promoting positive academic, behavioral, and emotional outcomes for all students.
The book emphasizes a problem-solving-based, data-driven approach to practice in today's diverse schools.
It grounds the reader in the concepts and tools needed to become a competent, ethical practitioner; implement and evaluate multi-tiered interventions; and facilitate systems-level change.
Useful pedagogical features include illustrative vignettes and end-of-chapter discussion questions and activities.
New to This Edition*Incorporates up-to-date research findings and professional standards.*Expanded coverage of response to intervention, cultural and linguistic diversity issues, and evidence-based practice in mental health.*Chapter on legal issues includes expanded coverage of IDEIA and other recent federal mandates.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 380 pages
- Publisher: Guilford Publications
- Publication Date: 22/12/2011
- Category: Educational psychology
- ISBN: 9781609187521
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