Early Learner Assessment (ELA)

A handbook for developmental assessment for 3- to 5‑year-old children

ELA is a free, open-access handbook for Early Childhood Education (ECE) professionals— teachers, researchers, organisations working with children, as well as parents. The handbook provides assessment activities to help gauge the developmental levels of 3 – 5‑year-old children.

This academically and statistically rigorous standardised tool is a collective effort of the Sangareddy Early Childhood Education Initiative and Azim Premji University.

Click below to receive a free copy of the tool at your registered address:

Request a copy

Please write to ecce@​apu.​edu.​in in case of any queries.

Check out this space for a video demonstration of How to use the ELA tool.

Panel discussion | Early Childhood Education and NEP 2020

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