Illinois is moving toward an observation-based assessment for kindergarten readiness called Kindergarten Individual Developmental Survey (KIDS).
Kindergarten children will be observed in these areas:
- Language and Literacy Development
- Cognitive Math Development
- Social Emotional Development
- Approaches to Learning
For information on how to support at home, visit “Helping Your Child” at https://www.isbe.net/Pages/KIDS_Parents_Families.aspx