ERIC Number: EJ551690
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Issues in Early Childhood Screening and Assessment.
Gredler, Gilbert R.
Psychology in the Schools, v34 n2 p99-106 Apr 1997
Examines issues related to the measurement of potential learning problems of young children. Looks at the rationale for screening, the instability of behavior, the use of inappropriate measures; defines the "at-risk" population, and problems in prediction. Presents a method for calculating the predictive validity of a screening measure. (RJM)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special theme issue on "School Readiness."