ERIC Number: EJ551693
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Guidelines for Developing Screening Programs.
Rafoth, Mary Ann
Psychology in the Schools, v34 n2 p129-42 Apr 1997
Proposes six guidelines for designing appropriate screening programs for children at school entrance: choosing appropriate goals, matching assessment choices to program goals, using psychometrically sound instruments, incorporating findings of research into screening programs, including input from parents and other caregivers, and mandating appropriate follow-up assessment and program evaluation. Includes a sample screening. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
IES Cited: ED476810
Note: Special theme issue on "School Readiness."