Test identification

Name of test Shaywitz Dyslexia Screen
Subjects Literacy
Summary Dyslexia screening tool that identifies students who are at risk, using teacher observations.

Assessment screening

Authors Sally E. Shaywitz
Publisher Pearson
Test source https://www.pearsonclinical.co.uk/Education/Assessments/Dyslexia/shaywitz-dyslexiascreen/shaywitz-dyslexiascreen.aspx
Guidelines available? Yes
Norm-referenced scores. Yes
Age range Yes: those at risk of dyslexia, 5–7;11 years
Key Stage(s) applicable to KS1
UK standardisation sample Yes
Publication date 2016
Re-norming date N/a


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