ERIC Number: ED374055
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Bibliography of Assessment Alternatives: Social Studies. Innovative Assessment.
Northwest Regional Educational Lab., Portland, OR. Assessment and Evaluation Program.
This document describes the holdings of the Test Center of the Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory as of April 1994 in the area of assessment alternatives in social studies. The bibliography lists 45 entries about such subjects as portfolio assessment, diploma examinations, performance criteria, performance assessment models, integrating assessment and instructions, assessment as theater, project fairs, history and geography assessment, setting national content standards, and student responses to testing. A list of index codes to the document is included for type, purpose for the assessment, grade levels, content covered, type of tasks, skills assessed, and type of scoring. A three page bibliography concludes the document. (DK)
Descriptors: Alternative Assessment, Critical Thinking, Educational Assessment, Elementary Secondary Education, Evaluation Criteria, Evaluation Methods, History Instruction, Performance Based Assessment, Performance Factors, Social Studies, Student Evaluation, Testing Programs
Test Center, Evaluation and Assessment Program, Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory, 101 S.W. Main Street, Suite 500, Portland, OR 97204.
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Northwest Regional Educational Lab., Portland, OR. Assessment and Evaluation Program.
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