ERIC Number: ED182343
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
Measuring Achievement at the Intermediate Level: An Analytical Review of Test Instruments Used in Evaluating Student Achievement in English, Science, History, and Geography.
Wahlstrom, Merlin W.; Danley, Raymond R.
Fifty-four standardized tests and subtests are examined, including achievement batteries, specific domain tests, and criterion-referenced tests. Individual test items are examined for their relationship to curriculum objectives developed by the Ministry of Education, Ontario for grades 7, 8, 9, and 10. The objectives are examined in four subject areas: English, science, geography and history. (MH)
Descriptors: Achievement Tests, Course Objectives, Criterion Referenced Tests, Educational Objectives, English Curriculum, Foreign Countries, Geography Instruction, Grade 10, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, History Instruction, Item Analysis, Science Curriculum, Secondary Education, Secondary School Curriculum, Secondary School Science, Test Reviews, Test Validity
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Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Ontario Dept. of Education, Toronto.
Authoring Institution: Ontario Inst. for Studies in Education, Toronto.
Identifiers: Canada; Content Validity; Domain Referenced Tests; Ontario
Note: For related document, see ED 157 896; Some tables marginally legible