BRIGANCE Comprehensive Inventory of Basic Skills (CIBS)

The BRIGANCE Comprehensive Inventory of Basic Skills (CIBS) is a comprehensive assessment for students in grades K-9 and contains over 400 tests for reading/ELA and mathematics. The assessment is aligned with state and national standards and can be used for monitoring progress, providing ongoing assessment, and writing IEPs. The CIBS offers both criterion-referenced and norm-referenced measures.

Contact
800-225-0248
Grades
K-9
Languages
English
Domains
Topic
Subtopics
Basic concepts,
Comprehension,
Fluency,
Phonics,
Phonemic awareness,
Vocabulary
Length
An estimated duration of each subtest is not provided.
Price
CIBS II Classroom Kit (Includes: CIBS II Reading/ELA Inventory and Math Inventory, 20 record books, durable canvas tote): $339; CIBS II Standardized Kit (Includes: CIBS II Standardized assessments, standardization and validation Manual, 20 standardized re
Training
Free on demand training videos available
Open Access
No
Administration
Individual
Scoring
Computer scoring
Manual scoring
Referencing
Criterion-referenced
Norm-referenced
Resources on Psychometric Properties

French, B., & Glascoe, F. P. (n.d.). BRIGANCE Comprehensive Inventory of Basic Skills II Standardization and Validation Manual. Curriculum Associates LLC. Retrieved from http://www.casamples.com/downloads/11829s.pdf

Breidenbach, D. H. (2009). A Factor Analytic Study of the Internal Structure of the BRIGANCE Comprehensive Inventory of Basic Skills-II. Washington State University. Retrieved from http://citeseerx.ist.psu.edu/viewdoc/download?doi=10.1.1.632.5991&rep=r…

Instrument Use in Peer-Reviewed Studies

Shamir, H., Miner, C., Izzo, A., Pocklington, D., Feehan, K. & Yoder, E. (2018). Preparing Students to Kindergarten Using UPSTART at Home. Journal of Educational Multimedia and Hypermedia, 27(2), 209-230. Waynesville, NC USA: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE). Retrieved December 20, 2018 from https://www.learntechlib.org/primary/p/178522/.