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Considerations in Universal Screening

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Behavioral Considerations in Universal Screening

Considerations in Universal Screening

Screening assessments are...

  • Easy to administer
  • Reliable and valid
  • Timely and informative

They can help capture each child’s reading and language strengths and weaknesses in key early stages of development.

Screening appears to be most successful when:

Suggested Citation

National Center on Improving Literacy (2019). Considerations in universal screening. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Education, Office of Elementary and Secondary Education, Office of Special Education Programs, National Center on Improving Literacy. Retrieved from http://improvingliteracy.org.

References

Petscher, Y., Fien, H., Stanley, C., Gearin, B., Gaab, N., Fletcher, J.M., & Johnson, E. (2019). Screening for Dyslexia. Retrieved from improvingliteracy.org.