Validated Instruments

Over the years, The DevTech Research Group  directed by Prof. Marina Bers, has developed and validated research instruments that are developmentally appropriate for young children. These instruments can help researchers and educators evaluate skills related to Computer Science such as coding, robotics and computational thinking. 

To gain access to these instruments, please fill out the Request an Instrument  form. The DevTech team will review your request and, if approved, will give you free access to the requested instrument’s Training and Certification. Once you have successfully completed the training and certification process, you will be emailed a password to the to access the requested instrument’s Downloads . 

Please click the icons below to learn more about each available instrument. 

ScratchJr Instruments

KIBO Instruments

TechCheck

Need help? Please email the DevTech Research Group (devtechresearchgroup@gmail.com)