ERIC Number: ED206669
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Exercise Administrator Administrative Instructions for Age Classes 1, 2 & 3. Year 11, October 1979-May 1980.
Research Triangle Inst., Durham, NC.
This manual for Exercise Administrators of the National Assessment of Educational Progress; Second Literature Third Reading Assessment, consists of administrative instructions for use immediately preceding, during and after assessment sessions in schools. Definitions of racial/ethnic categories, associated codes, and guidelines for solicting racial/ethnic information from the student or school, are given to facilitate the process of student classification. Three types of Reading Literature assessment exercises are described: reading; responding (writing); skim/scan. Procedures for administrating exercise packages follow. Also included are samples of the background questions given to 9, 13 and 17 year olds, explanations to be used when administering and checking these, and coding procedures for the cover page of the package. Other Exercise Administrator tasks, such as the storage and disposition of exercise packages are briefly reviewed. Primary type of information provided by report: Procedures (Field Administration). (AEF)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Education Commission of the States, Denver, CO. National Assessment of Educational Progress.; National Center for Education Statistics (DHEW), Washington, DC.; National Inst. of Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Research Triangle Inst., Durham, NC.
Identifiers: National Assessment of Educational Progress; Second Literature Third Reading Assessment (1980)