Tools for Examining Text Complexity

Publication Date: 2012-02-28


Tools for examining text complexity: The instruction and assessment of reading presents unique challenges to classroom teachers and test developers alike; and the criteria used in selecting a variety and range of texts is essential to meeting those purposes. These tools are now being widely used in many states and school districts to examine current texts and to "upgrade" units of study.



Karin Hess

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