Good communication is the gateway to learning, friendships, academic achievement and success at work

'How to Use the Progression Tools' Video

This video explains how to use the Progression Tools that we have developed to support practitioners to identify children who may be struggling to develop their speech, language and communication skills.

It shows how to conduct the questions and observations and also gives guidance on the scoring section.


We have Progression Tools available for practitioners working with the following ages:

We have also developed 'Top Tips' guides for using the Tools, whether you work in the early years, primary or secondary.