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STEC is seeking new members DEADLINE EXTENDED
STEC is a standard-setting group concerned with the diagnostic assessment of specific learning difficulties in higher educational settings.
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STEC is a sub-committee of the SpLD Assessment Standards Committee (SASC). Its purpose is to provide guidance on assessment materials to SASC. Its responsibilities are:

·         To review and evaluate assessment materials on a regular basis.

·         To revise and update the test recommendations of the SpLD Working Group 2005/DfES Guidelines.

·         To maintain a list of approved assessment materials for SpLDs in higher education.

·         To engage with the publishers and distributors of assessment materials.

·         To carry out other business as advised by and agreed with SASC.

·         To report to SASC on a regular basis.


STEC is seeking both psychologists and SpLD specialist teacher assessors to join in their work. Applications close 31 October 2020.

Use the links below for further details to apply.

Application details for psychologists

Application details for SpLD specialist teacher assessors

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