CogAT - Cognitive Abilities Test
What does the CogAT measure?
The CogAT seeks to assess students’ learned reasoning ab
ilities as they relate to learning and problem solving via three batteries of tests:
The CogAT is NOT a standardized achievement test of grade-level content and skills (such as the PARCC test and the NJASK Science test) or the types of assessments teachers use to diagnose, inform, and/ or evaluate learning, which are intended to assess the extent to which students have learned and can transfer/ apply grade-level content, information, concepts and skills.