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Updated Test Guidance - issued December 2014 Rev
Updated Test Guidance -updated July 2015 [1st issued December 2014], has been revised to address the review of the ART. see SpLD Assessment page.
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The SpLD Assessment Standards Committee has released updated Test Guidance. SpLD Testing and Assessment Guidance - December 2014 is downloadable from this website.  The SASC committee have updated its review of the Adult Reading Test (ART) and this latest update guidance has been revised to include this note.

The ART is currently being restandardised and a new version is planned for 2016.  Given this information, it has been decided to remove the advice regarding its use ONLY as a qualitative tool.  The advice regarding the 2 minutes writing task has also been removed. The ART remains on the list of approved tests for oral prose reading.

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