ERIC Number: ED080536
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968-Mar
Reference Count: 0
State Testing Programs: A Survey of Functions, Tests, Materials, and Services.
Educational Testing Service, Princeton, NJ. Evaluation and Advisory Service.
This compilation of descriptions of State testing programs is based upon responses to a mail survey of the departments of education in the 50 States, the Canal Zone, Guam, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands. It was found that 42 of these offer 74 testing programs (with 18 offering two or more), 9 provide only limited testing services, and 8 do not conduct a program. Following an overview of all the data, summaries are presented for each of the programs, with the following types of data provided for each: purposes and objectives, administration and supervision, grades, tests, norms, administration dates, other services, costs, participation, number tested, reference(s), and a name and address for use in obtaining further information. (KM)
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Authoring Institution: Educational Testing Service, Princeton, NJ. Evaluation and Advisory Service.