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ERIC Number: EJ623213
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-2194
Accuracy of Teacher Assessments of Second-Language Students at Risk for Reading Disability.
Limbos, Marjolaine M.; Geva, Esther
Journal of Learning Disabilities, v34 n2 p136-51 Mar-Apr 2001
This study examined the accuracy of teacher (N=51) assessments in screening for reading disabilities among Grade 1 students of English as a second language (N=249) and as a first language (N=120). Results indicated that teacher rating scales and nominations had low sensitivity in identifying reading disability in either group as determined by a standardized reading score. (Contains references.) (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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IES Cited: ED497258