The development of a South African Early Learning Outcomes

A South African instrument for measuring early learning programme outcomes

This is an article on the development and use of the Early Learning Outcomes Measure (ELOM), which is a rigorously standardised, culturally fair and simple to administer pre-school child assessment tool. The tool can indicate whether a preschool programme is effective in preparing children for Grade R, and identifies areas for programmatic improvement.

Click here to visit the ELOM website and learn more about it.

This article has been published in a peer review journal – Child: Care, Health & Development (2019).