Detailed Assessment of Speed of Handwriting, DASH 17+

DASH 17+
  • Anna Barnett
  • Sheila E Henderson
  • Beverly Scheib
  • Joerg Schulz

Detailed Assessment of Speed of Handwriting is a reliable, age-appropriate measure of handwriting speed for students.

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  • DASH 17+ Kit
    100000000414465 Qualification Level B

    In stock $199.90

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    100000000411593 Qualification Level B

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Age range:
17:0 – 25:0
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Completion time:

30 Minutes


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Product Details

This upward extension of the DASH identifies students with slow handwriting and provides relevant information for intervention planning.


  • Provides standardized subtest scores.
  • Provides composite scores.
  • Offers reliability, based on data collected from a sample of 400 students across the UK in 2009.


DASH 17+ includes 5 subtests.

  • Subtests examine fine motor and precision skills.
  • Tests the speed of producing well known symbolic material.
  • Tests the ability to alter speed of performance on two tasks with identical content and free writing competency.
  • Tests are administered and scored by hand.