The new Test of Silent Contextual Reading Fluency–Second Edition (TOSCRF–2) is a measure of reading comprehension and general reading ability that:
- Can be administered to individuals or groups in a brief period of time
- Is cost-effective
- Is highly reliable and valid
Since its initial publication in 2006, the TOSCRF has been popular with professionals in psychology, education, and reading.
The Test of Silent Contextual Reading Fluency (TOSCRF) is a quick and accurate method of assessing the silent general reading ability of students ranging in age from 7 years 0 months to 18 years 11 months. It has a test manual and four equivalent forms (A, B, C, D). The TOSCRF was normed using a national representative sample of 1,898 individuals, residing in 23 states. It yields raw scores, standard scores, percentiles, and age and grade equivalents. Classroom teachers, special education teachers, reading specialists, school psychologists, speech pathologists, or any other professionals with some training in standardized test administration can use the TOSCRF.