ERIC Number: ED240163
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Improving Wisconsin Public School Testing Programs: With a Special Look at Pupil Competency-Based Testing.
Allen, Russell H.; Kaufman, B. Darwin
This bulletin has three purposes: (1) to discuss the variety of factors which should be considered in the development of a local testing program, providing a basic understanding of what is necessary to implement and maintain a testing program; (2) to suggest several of the significant elements related to the development and maintenance of a competency-based testing program, investigating nine tasks related to establishing and maintaining such a program; and (3) to summarize some of the basic features of testing programs by presenting the results of a 1980 questionnaire designed to gather information about the nature of testing in the Wisconsin public school districts. (PN)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin State Dept. of Public Instruction, Madison. Div. of Instructional Services.
Note: For related document, see ED 209 245. Small print in tables.