LNG 455 Week 2 DQ 1 Standardized Assessments
Chapter 4 in Language Disorders: A Functional Approach to Assessment and Intervention discusses the measurements that are used in normative assessments. Why are normed or standardized assessments useful? What are some of the issues related to the use of such measures? Describe how standardized assessments could potentially be misused or misrepresentative. Also, discuss the misuse of the mean or average score and explain how to guard against misuse.
Support your points with examples from this week’s required material(s) and/or other scholarly resources, and properly cite any references.
Course: LNG 455 Language Development Disorders
School: Ashford University