ERIC Number: ED053175
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Jan
Reference Count: 0
The Uses and Limitations of Standardized Tests in Meeting the Demands for Accountability.
Klein, Stephen P.
Major demands of accountability as related to performance contracting are outlined, as well as the limitations of standardized tests in meeting these demands. (AG)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Accountability, Direction Writing, Educational Objectives, Evaluation, Evaluation Needs, Formative Evaluation, Instructional Improvement, Instructional Programs, Performance Contracts, Performance Criteria, Program Development, Scores, Standardized Tests, Test Construction, Test Validity, Testing
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: California Univ., Los Angeles. Center for the Study of Evaluation.
Note: UCLA Evaluation Comment, v2 n4