ERIC Number: EJ500044
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
American Academy of Pediatrics. The Inappropriate Use of School "Readiness" Tests.
Pediatrics, v95 n3 p437-38 Mar 1995
Notes that school readiness screening tests can vary greatly in sophistication, and can easily be incorrectly applied and interpreted. Suggests that normal development is highly variable during kindergarten and first grade and that school programs should be flexible and adaptable to individual characteristics. (HTH)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
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