DRDP (2015) Instrument

The DRDP (2015) assessment was developed by the California Department of Education for young children and their families to inform instruction and program development and aligns with the California Department of Education’s Early Learning and Development Foundations. The DRDP (2015) is administered over time in natural settings by familiar people. Children may demonstrate mastery of the skills assessed through a variety of communication modes, languages, and behaviors.

This page includes links to the Infant/Toddler View and the Preschool view of the DRDP (2015) as well as required forms such as the Information Page and Rating Records.

The full DRDP (2015) Assessment Manual for use with preschool-age children. This document includes the introduction on how to use the DRDP (2015), the Information Page, Rating Record, measures, and useful appendices for further information and resources.

The Information Page, plus a Rating Record, must be completed for all eligible children assessed with the DRDP (2015). The same Information Page is used for both infants and toddlers, and preschool-age children.

A Rating Record for each child assessed is required for reporting DRDP (2015) results, use this version for preschool-age children.

A single page table of the domains and measures of the DRDP (2015) Preschool View.

The Rating Booklet is an optional tool containing all the measures of the DRDP (2015) Preschool View, without the examples. The Rating Booklet can serve as a place to record anecdotal notes for an individual child, or as the basis for a child’s portfolio.

The full DRDP (2015) Assessment Manual for use with infants and toddlers. This document includes the introduction on how to use the DRDP (2015), the Information Page, Rating Record, measures, and useful appendices for further information and resources.

A Rating Record for each child assessed is required for reporting DRDP (2015) results, use this version for infants and toddlers.

A single page table of the domains and measures of the DRDP (2015) Infant/Toddler View.

The Rating Booklet is an optional tool containing all the measures of the DRDP (2015) Infant/Toddler View, without the examples. The Rating Booklet can serve as a place to record anecdotal notes for an individual child, or as the basis for a child’s portfolio.