Test identification

Name of test Test of Word Reading Efficiency – Second Edition
Version Second Edition
Previous version(s) TOWRE, TOWRE-2
Subjects Literacy
Summary A measure of word and nonword reading accuracy and fluency.

Assessment screening

Subscales Sight Word Efficieny, Phonemic Decoding Efficiency
Authors Joseph Torgeson, Richard Wagner, Carol Rashotte
Publisher Pro-Ed
Test source https://www.pearsonclinical.co.uk/Psychology/ChildCognitionNeuropsychologyandLanguage/ChildLanguage/TOWRE2/TestofWordReadingEfficiencySecondEdition.aspx
Guidelines available? Yes
Norm-referenced scores. Yes
Age range 6-24:11 Years
Key Stage(s) applicable to KS1, KS2, KS3, KS4, KS5
UK standardisation sample No
Publication date 2012
Re-norming date n/a


Reason for exclusion from shortlist No UK standardisation available