Scheduling Update

WJ-III Standard & Peabody testing available online only.

Due to the Coronavirus outbreak, ALL  testing appointments for the Summer, at least, will be held via Skype, Facetime (on Apple) or Zoom. I will continue to evaluate the safety of in-person appointments for the upcoming school year. 
  • I do have some online openings for June
  • I definitely have room in my July and August schedule for new families. 
 
As there is still so much unknown about the transmission dynamics of Co-Vid by asymptomatic and pre-symptomatic people, I think this is the best approach to take with my work.  I am not able to guarantee the cleanliness of my materials as I move from family to family, nor am I able to test children at a social distance of 6-10 feet. We are fortunate to have the option of meeting online. It works well. Take care of yourselves, your loved ones and neighbors during this difficult time.

Welcome to Achievement-Test.com where you can learn more about the the Woodcock-Johnson III NU Tests of Achievement (WJ-III ACH) and Peabody Individual Achievement Test (PIAT-R-NU).

Ann has been an Individual Testing Specialist since 2005. She has grown her testing business primarily through referrals from happy clients. Ann tests clients in person in the metro area of MN. Via Skype, she works with outstate MN families, homeschoolers in other states and in other countries.  She absolutely loves her work with homeschoolers. Ann's background in counseling and referral, along with her experience as a homeschooler herself, adds to the richness she brings to the testing environment.  She conducts the test with professionalism while also putting each child at ease, so that he/she can demonstrate their knowledge. 

The WJ-III Standard is a standardized, nationally norm-referenced achievement test and is individually administered by a trained examiner. (It is a revised and expanded version of the WJ-R.) The Normative Update was published in 2007, which included over 8,000 individuals ages 2-90 years old, including undergraduate and graduate students. The test is oral in format and almost conversational in tone. I strive to keep the testing experience casual and non-intimidating for your child. The WJ-III Standard has 5 subtests and takes 60-90 minutes to administer, but the exam is not timed. The WJ-III Extended or Extended Plus takes 1 1/2-2 1/2 hours to administer. The Extended/Extended Plus tests have  9 or 10 subtests, depending on whether you wish to add the Academic Knowledge section, with three of the sections timed to measure fluency in Reading, Math, & Writing. The WJ-III NU ACH, in any version, can be administered year round and will assess K-Graduate grade level (>18.0) equivalency. Testing Fees

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The Peabody is a standardized, nationally norm-referenced achievement test. The Normative Update was published in 1998.  It is individually administered by a trained examiner, with assessment completed in the following content areas: General Information, Reading Recognition, Reading Comprehension, Mathematics, and Spelling (see below). The subtests and composite scores are calculated immediately with derived scores indicating grade level equivalents and percentile ranking.  The test is oral in format and almost conversational in tone. I strive to keep the test experience casual and non-intimidating for your child.  It takes 60-90 minutes to administer the test, but the exam is not timed. The Peabody can be administered year round and will assess K-12 grade levels. Testing Fees

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