BRIGANCE Early Childhood Screens III - ELA

The BRIGANCE Early Childhood Screens III is a short screening tool that can be used to identify students for delays and giftedness. The assessment is offered for three age ranges: 0-35 months, 3-5 years, and K and 1st grade. The tool can be administered in less than 15 minutes per child, in both English and Spanish.

Content

Topics
Additional Topics,
Comprehension,
Fluency,
Phonemic Awareness,
Phonics,
Vocabulary
Grades
< 3 Years,
Pre-Kindergarten,
Kindergarten,
1st Grade
Languages
English,
Spanish
Respondent
Observer

Administration Information

Length
An estimated duration of each subtest is not provided.
Price

BRIGANCE Early Childhood Complete Assessment Kit for 0-35 months or 3-5 years (Includes: Screens III manual, 60 assorted data sheets, Screens III technical manual, IED III inventory, 20 IED III record books, testing accessories, durable canvas tote): $529; Early Childhood Screen III Online Management System 1 year License: $4 per student

Training
Free on demand training videos available.
Qualifications
Purchasing requires a master's degree in psychology, education, speech language pathology, occupational therapy, social work, counseling, or field related to assessment.
Group/Individual
Individual
Administration
Paper
National Sample
Yes

Access and Use

Contact

203-848-8435

Peer-Reviewed Study Citations

Haskett, M. E., Armstrong, J. M., & Tisdale, J. (2016). Developmental Status and Social-Emotional Functioning of Young Children Experiencing Homelessness. Early Childhood Education Journal, 44(2), 119–125. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10643-015-0691-8

Glascoe, F. P. (1996). Can the BRIGANCE Screens Detect Children Who Are Gifted and Academically Talented? Roeper Review, 19(1), 20–24.

Psychometrics

Scoring
Computer scoring,
Manual scoring
Referencing
Criterion-referenced,
Norm-referenced
Open Access
No
Used in Peer-Reviewed Research
Yes
Psychometric Citations

French, B. (2013). BRIGANCE Screens III Technical Manual. Curriculum Associates LLC. Retrieved from https://oms.brigance.com/Reports/ScreensIII-Tech-Manual-04.pdf

Mantzicopoulos, P. (1999). Reliability and Validity Estimates of the Brigance K & 1 Screen Based on a Sample of Disadvantaged Preschoolers. Psychology in the Schools, 36(1), 11–19.