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Considerations in screening for school learning difficulties: An overview of practice

Leach, D.J. (1980) Considerations in screening for school learning difficulties: An overview of practice. Educational Studies, 6 (3). pp. 181-197.

Link to Published Version: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/0305569800060301
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Abstract

Presents a critical overview of educational screening devices and the means by which they should be judged. Topics discussed include estimates regarding the extent to which school readiness tests are used, objectives of screening, effectiveness of educational screening, defining the at-risk population, measurement problems, and measures for comparing and evaluating screening devices

Publication Type: Journal Article
Murdoch Affiliation: School of Psychology
Publisher: Routledge
Copyright: Routledge
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/17875
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