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Reynolds Intellectual Assessment Scales, 2nd Edition (RIAS-2)
The SpLD Test Evaluation Committee (STEC) has now provided guidance for assessors using the Reynolds Intellectual Assessment Scales, 2nd Edition (RIAS-2).
Test of Orthographic Competence Second Edition (TOC2)
STEC has approved the Test of Orthographic Competence Second Edition (TOC2) for inclusion in the Spelling section of both the Pre-16 and Post-16 lists. Guidance on TOC2 will be published on the SASC website later in the autumn.
Intelligence and Development Scales, 2nd Edition for SpLD Assessors
This test battery is now available for specialist SpLD assessors with a current practising certificate to purchase.
While the IDS-2 has historically been available only to educational psychologists, Hogrefe together with SASC and STEC committee members have agreed that the test may now be accessed by qualified SpLD assessors and specific guidance is available.
CPD Course Authorisation Guidance Updated
CPD Course Providers can now access the updated SASC CPD Authorisation Guidance for short course provision.
TOD Review: awaiting publisher release
Tests of Dyslexia (TOD): STEC is awaiting publisher release to review the materials. It is anticipated that we will be able to complete the review process by the end of January 2024.
STEC September 2023