ERIC Number: ED198164
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Sep
Reference Count: 0
Proceedings of the 1979 Computerized Adaptive Testing Conference (Wayzata, Minnesota, June 27-30, 1979).
Weiss, David J., Ed.
This report is the Proceedings of the third conference of its type. Included are 23 of the 25 papers presented at the conference, discussion of these papers by invited discussants, and symposium papers by a group of leaders in adaptive testing and latent trait test theory research and applications. The papers are organized into the following topical sessions: (1) Adaptive Testing Strategies for Measuring Ability; (2) Adaptive Testing in Germany; (3) Adaptive Mastery Testing; (4) Estimating Response Functions without Assuming a Parametric Model; (5) Item Linking and Equating; (6) Latent Trait Models which Incorporate Response Time as well as Response Appropriateness; (7) Person-Item Interaction; (8) Use of Latent Trait Models with Estimated Item Parameters; and (9) Longitudinal Measurement with Latent Trait Models. A symposium and discussion on the State of the Art of Adaptive Testing and Latent Trait Test Theory included presentations by Gerhard Fischer, Frederic M. Lord, James Lumsden, and David J. Weiss. (Author/RL)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Naval Research, Arlington, VA. Personnel and Training Research Programs Office.
Authoring Institution: Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis. Dept. of Psychology.
Identifiers: Germany; Rasch Model
Note: This conference and the preparation of these Proceedings were jointly sponsored by the Office of Naval Research, Air Force Office of Scientific Research, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, Military Enlistment Processing Command, and the Navy Personnel Research and Development Center.