Early Grade Reading Assessment (EGRA)

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Definition
‘Oral assessment tool designed to measure basic skills for literacy in children in early grades. It focuses on the individual child and is a one-to-one assessment. The tool measures recognition of letters, reading simple words, understanding sentences and paragraphs, and comprehension’ (IIEP-UNESCO Learning Portal, 2018).

References
IIEP-UNESCO Learning Portal. 2018. Brief 2: Learning Assessments. Accessed 3 May 2018: https://learningportal.iiep.unesco.org/en/issue-briefs/monitor-learning/learning-assessments

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