Re: H.S. Grade Modifications for Sp.Ed. students/QUESTION?

    On 9/19/02, Bluegrass Educator wrote:
    > In our high school, I have noticed that practically all the
    > modification/accommodation sections on IEP's list this
    > strange modification: If Brenda's grade falls below
    > passing in a regular ed. class, then the grade is
    > multiplied times 1.2! Is this a modification that exists
    > only in KY? I've never seen this particular modification
    > listed on an IEP from another state. It's kind of a one-
    > size-fits-all modification and it definitely is not based
    > on the individual needs, strengths, or weaknesses of a
    > specific student. Anybody out there ever hear of using this
    > 2.3 multiplier?