Early Screening Inventory-Revised, 2008 Edition (ESI-R)

Early Screening Inventory-Revised, 2008 Edition (ESI-R)

Description

The Early Screening Inventory-Revised 2008 Edition (ESI-R) is an individually administered screening instrument to identify children who may need special education services to perform successfully in school.

The Early Screening Inventory-Revised 2008 Edition (ESI-R) is an individually administered screening instrument to identify children who may need special education services to perform successfully in school.

Author:

Samuel J. Meisels, EdD, Dorothea B. Marsden, Martha S. Wiske, EdD, Laura W. Henderson, EdD

Overview:

ESI-R is an individually administered screening instrument to identify children who may need special education services.

Age Range:

ESI-P Preschool ages 3:0–4:5, ESI-K Kindergarten ages 4:6–5:11

Administration:

Examiner administered

Scoring Option:

Manual scoring

RTI Tiers:

RTI Level 1

Completion Time:

15–20 minutes per child

Scores/Interpretation:

Refer/Rescreen/OK recommendation based on age norms

The Early Screening Inventory-Revised (ESI-R™) 2008 Edition provides a brief developmental screening instrument designed to be individually administered to children from 3.0 to 5.11 years of age. It identifies children who may need special education services in order to perform successfully in school. Research has shown the ESI-R to he highly reliable and valid.

Two Versions

The instrument is availble for two age groups:

  • The Early Screening Inventory-Preschool (ESI-P) for ages 3:0 through 4:5 years
  • The Early Screening Inventory-Kindergarten (ESI-K) for ages 4:6 through 5:11 years

Separate versions of the score sheets are available for the ESI-P and ESI-K.

Features

The instrument addresses developmental, sensory, and behavioral concerns in the following areas:

  • Visual Motor/Adaptive
  • Language and Cognition
  • Gross Motor Skills

The ESI-R 2008 Edition contains newly-designed score sheets to improve accuracy in scoring. The new Examiner’s Manual includes two appendices that contain administration and scoring criteria for Spanish-speaking examiners.

Pre-recorded Webinars

  • Overview of the Early Screening Inventory-Revised

    Presenter: Gloria Maccow, PhD

    The Early Screening Inventory-Revised (ESI-R™) is a brief developmental screening instrument designed to be administered individually to children ages 3 years 0 months to 5 years 11 months. It identifies children who may need specialized instruction in order to perform successfully in school. This webinar will provide an overview of the ESI-R™. At the end of the webinar, participants will be able to describe the tasks and uses of the ESI-R™.

    Date: Sep 30, 2014

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