Arizona Department of Education Names i-Ready® Assessment an Approved Universal Literacy and Dyslexia Screener
Curriculum Associates’ Diagnostic and literacy assessments to help schools across Arizona meet state screening requirements starting in the 2022–2023 school year
NORTH BILLERICA, Mass., January 25, 2022—The Arizona Department of Education (ADE) recently named Curriculum Associates’ i-Ready Assessment as an approved universal literacy and dyslexia screener for the 2022–2023 school year. With this approval, schools across the state can use the online Diagnostic and offline literacy assessment tasks to screen for risk factors associated with dyslexia. This dyslexia screening process is part of Arizona’s Move on When Reading policy, which is designed to provide students with evidence-based, effective reading instruction in order to position them for success as they progress through school, college, and career.