Essential Skills

Competitive Employment Skill Sheet * – (Living, Learning, & Working) This assessment includes basic skills in the area of work and a few skills related to living and learning. Skills included are self-determination, academic and lifelong learning, daily living, health, mobility, money management, social skills, and work place readiness skills.

The Field Hoffman Self-Determination Assessment Battery –  (Living, Learning, & Working) The Field Hoffman Self-Determination Assessment Battery uses five instruments to measure cognitive, behavioral, and affective traits to determine levels of self-determination. Perspectives are gathered from students, parents, and teachers.

Intermediate Skills

Employability/Life Skills Assessment – (Living, Learning & Working) This detailed assessment provides the opportunity to assess broad skill areas and specific skills such as self-help, work habits, work quantity, work quality, relationship skills, and work attitude. In addition, progress can be tracked over time for ages 14 to 21.

Post Secondary Education Skill Sheets * – (Living, Learning & Working) This assessment includes skills in the area of learning and a few skills related to living and working. Skills included are self-determination, academic and lifelong learning, daily living, health and physical care, mobility, money management, social skills, and work place readiness skills.

Comprehensive Skills

A Guide to Assessing College Readiness –  (Learning) After clicking the link, click “Get this assessment!” to access. This guide assesses academic skills, self-understanding, self-advocacy, executive function, motivation, and confidence needed to be successful in the college setting. This assessment may be more appropriate for junior or senior year of high school.

*The Northwest Area Education Agency has given Central Rivers AEA permission to share this file publicly on our site.