Tamara Belgard

Increased foundational skills coverage and reporting

Blog Post created by Tamara Belgard on Jul 25, 2018

Students who take the foundational skills portion of the assessment will see a broader range of foundational reading skills, including blending, segmenting, decoding, and encoding. The test will adapt within the phonological awareness and phonics and word recognition skills to provide progression-based reporting and ZPD identification. The adaptation within the foundational skills provides the enhanced instructional information for teachers while keeping the test to an efficient 20-minute length.


Sample ZPD reporting for foundational skills: