About the Measure

Domains Omnibus
Subscales Not examined
Target Construct Summary of attainment in communication and language, physical development, personal and social emotional development, literacy, mathematics, understanding the world and expressive arts and design.
Description Aims to provide a 'complete' picture of child's development at age 5. This is an ongoing assessment providing a profile of the child's skills.
Test Authors DfE
Publisher DfE https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/564249/2017_EYFSP_handbook_v1.1.pdf (published annually to 2017)
Psychometry Not evaluated as poor validation work
Implementation Not evaluated as poor validation work

Implementation details

Respondent Not examined
Prior knowledge Required Not examined
Scoring Not examined
Time Not examined
Age 5 years

Psychometric details

Norm / Criterion referenced Norm as reaching expected level, exceeded or emerging. Not recommended for ongoing assessment or entry level assessment by the DfE
Standardisation sample Insufficient data in the public domain to evaluate.
Reliability Not examined
Criterion validity Not examined
Construct validity Not examined
Concurrent validity Not examined