First Steps Presentation for Assessment Class. Sandra Wilson Program Consultant First Steps. What is the First Steps program?. Kentucky’s Early Intervention Program Part C of IDEA Funding sources – Federal and State monies
The terms “evaluation” and “assessment” are used differently in the First Steps program and there are different requirements for each.
The child must have scores of -1.5 in 2 or more areas or -2.0 in 1 area.
The Assessment must include the use of measures that include a criterion-referenced instrument and must address all 5 areas. Examples of this type of instrument would include: