ERIC Number: EJ484791
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
A Holistic/Wellness Model of Reading Assessment: An Alternative to the Medical Model.
Searfoss, Lyndon W.
Reading and Writing Quarterly: Overcoming Learning Difficulties, v10 n2 p105-18 Apr-Jun 1994
Describes alternative assessment approaches that provide important information about students with reading difficulties. Criticizes the medical or diagnostic/prescriptive approach to diagnosis. Presents a four-step diagnostic process derived from the holistic/wellness model. (HB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Mini-Theme: Perspectives on Assessment and Instruction.