ERIC Number: ED172466
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: N/A
Directory of Developmental Screening Instruments.
Davidson, Jan Bloom; And Others
The directory includes descriptions of over 130 developmental screening instruments for preschool and elementary aged children. The first section provides background regarding the development and use of screening programs, including the legal and social implications of screening. The second section discusses the criteria (administration, population, measurement, and test selection) to consider in the selection of a screening instrument. The final section contains information on specific screening devices in the following developmental areas: social/emotional, language/cognition, speech and articulation, fine motor, gross motor, visual reception, auditory reception, and self-help skills. Appended are a tabular summary of all instrument described in the directory and information on the SEARCH (Special Education and Related Child Health) Literature File on Screening. (PHR)
Descriptors: Auditory Perception, Cognitive Development, Directories, Elementary Education, Emotional Development, Evaluation Methods, Handicapped Children, Language Acquisition, Motor Development, Preschool Education, Screening Tests, Speech, Test Selection, Visual Perception
Minneapolis Public Schools, Special School District No. 1, Prescriptive Instruction Center, Special Education Service Center, 254 South Upton Avenue, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55405 ($2.50)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Elementary and Secondary Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Minneapolis Public Schools, Minn.