Article | Reading Foundations to Reading Linking Study and Recommendations

While Reading and Reading Foundations are two separate exams within Performance Series, steps were taken during the field-test phase of the Reading Foundations exam to link the scores to the Reading scale. This allows both for comparison of scaled scores, as well as tracking growth, across the two exams. A question that often arises from Scantron clients is when to transition students from Reading Foundations to Reading. The information contained within this study provides educators with assistance in making that determination.