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DIBELS 8th Edition Administration and Scoring Training

This course provides a foundation on the scope and purpose of DIBELS, as well as training on the administration and scoring procedures for each of the DIBELS 8th Edition measures. The course includes seven lessons and takes approximately seven hours to complete.

The course includes: The theoretical rationale for DIBELS, Detailed descriptions of administration and scoring procedures, Video-based practice opportunities, A description of additional training steps, Information about how to collect and enter reliable data in your school

Lessons: Introduction, Letter Naming Fluency (LNF), Phonemic Segmentation Fluency (PSF), Nonsense Word Fluency (NWF), Word Reading Fluency (WRF), Oral Reading Fluency (ORF), Maze

Cost: $49 per person for 12-months of access.

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DIBELS 8th Edition Transition Training

This course is designed for educators who have previously been trained on the DIBELS measures, and have administered and scored DIBELS measures within the last two years. The course takes approximately 90 minutes to complete.

The course includes: Descriptions of the updates to the DIBELS 8th Edition measures, a brief overview of new DIBELS 8 administration and scoring rules, additional time on the administration of the new Word Reading Fluency measure

Cost: Free

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DIBELS Next (now called Acadience® Reading) Administration and Scoring Training

This course is intended for districts who are still using DIBELS Next. Districts and schools new to using DIBELS are encouraged to use DIBELS 8th Edition. The course includes eight lessons and takes approximately six hours to complete.

The course includes: The theoretical rationale for DIBELS, Detailed descriptions of administration and scoring procedures, Video-based practice opportunities, A description of additional training steps, Information about how to collect and enter reliable data in your school

Lessons: Introduction, Letter Naming Fluency (LNF), First Sound Fluency (FSF), Nonsense Word Fluency (NWF), Phoneme Segmentation Fluency (PSF), Oral Reading Fluency (ORF), Retell Fluency (RTF), Daze

Cost: $49 per person for 12-months of access.

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