From Descriptive to Predictive: Linking Early Childhood Developmental and Behavioral Screening Results with Educational Outcomes in Kindergarten

1 day ago   |   By Academic Pediatrics

Objective: To assess the predictive value of a pediatric screening tool by linking two independent databases: an educational database that includes data from standardized academic assessments administered during kindergarten and a pediatric database that includes screening results.Methods: A database that includes results of the Survey of Well-being of Young Children completed during pediatric visits were linked to an educational database that includes STAR Early Literacy examinations in kindergarten.
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