Dyslexia. Specific Learning Disorders. General Learning Difficulties. Giftedness. Learning Disability.
The Wechsler Individual Achievement Test – Third Edition (WIAT-III), along with several other assessments, is used to assess the literacy skills of students to determine the presence of a specific learning disorder such as dyslexia. Reading, writing, spelling, math and oral language skills may be assessed.
The results from these assessments are used along with the results of a cognitive assessment to diagnose dyslexia.