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School Readiness Assessments for Class Placements and Academic Sorting in Kindergarten
(SAGE journals, 2018-09-26)
Kindergarten readiness assessments are commonly used in schools nationwide. Prior work shows that the use of such assessments for class placement decisions has increased in recent years. This article uses the Early Childhood ...
Facilitating the Transition to Kindergarten: What ECLS-K Data Tell Us about School Practices Then and Now
(SAGE journals, 2016-08-26)
Leveraging data from two nationally representative cohorts from the ECLS-K (Early Childhood Longitudinal Study–Kindergarten), we examine the types of transition practices that schools use to ease children’s adjustment to ...