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ERIC Number: EJ476857
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0731-1745
The Effects of Standardized Testing on Teaching and Schools.
Herman, Joan L.; Golan, Shari
Educational Measurement: Issues and Practice, v12 n4 p20-25,41-42 Win 1993
Effects of standardized testing on teaching and learning were studied in a survey of 341 elementary school teachers in 9 states, focusing on the meaning of test scores and test-score gains. Results indicate that standardized testing has considerable effects, and that teachers feel considerable pressure to improve student scores. (SLD)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers: Curriculum Alignment; Testing Effects