The BRIGANCE Head Start Screens III is a developmental screening tool that allows educators to assess children's readiness for kindergarten and identify delays or giftedness. The tool is offered for two age ranges: 0-2 years and 3-5 years. The Head Start Screens III is aligned with and correlated to the Head Start Early Learning Outcomes Framework. The tool can be administered in less than 15 minutes per child, in both English and Spanish.
BRIGANCE Head Start Complete Assessment Kit III for Early Head Start or Head Start (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): $529.00; Head Start Screens III Online Management System 1 Year License: $4 per student
Access and Use
Mantzicopoulos, P. Y. (2000). Can the Brigance K & 1 Screen Detect Cognitive/Academic Giftedness When Used with Preschoolers from Economically Disadvantaged Backgrounds? Roeper Review, 22(3), 185–191.
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.