2016 November fACT Sheet Early Childhood Development

A Lunch and Learn Companion Fact Sheet

The Early Development Instrument measured the development of Albertan kindergartners over a period of five years. How are Albertan kids doing?

From 2009–2013, the Government of Alberta ran a research study on early childhood development. They used the Early Development Instrument (EDI), a standardized method to measure the development of five-year-old-children. Kindergarten teachers filled out questionnaires about the development of each child in their classrooms in order to report on children’s social, emotional, physical, and intellectual development.

File name Fact Sheet EDI web.pdf File Size 129 Kilobytes File Type pdf (application/pdf) Created Date Wednesday, 16 November 2016 Owner Vacant Modified Date Thursday, 23 February 2017