ERIC Number: ED080541
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967-Oct-28
Reference Count: 0
Invitational Conference on Testing Problems (New York, October 28, 1967).
Educational Testing Service, Princeton, NJ.
The 1967 Invitational Conference on Testing Problems dealt with various aspects of change in education. Papers presented in Session I, Evaluation and Research in Curriculum Development, were: (1) "Adapting the Elementary School Curriculum to Individual Performance" by Robert Glaser, and (2) "An Evaluation Model for Professional Education--Medical Education" by Christine H. McGuire. Papers given in Session II, New Approaches to Instruction, were: (1) "Computer-Based Instruction in Initial Reading" by Richard C. Atkinson, and (2) "Academic Games and Learning" by James S. Coleman. The luncheon address was "Testing and Public Policy" by William Gorhan. Papers presented at Session III, Measurement Systems, were: (1) "Sample-free Test Calibration and Person Measurement" by Benjamin D. Wright, (2) "Reformation through Measurement in Secondary Education" by Paul R. Lohnes, and (3) "Surveys Undertaken by the Scottish Council for Research in Education" by David A. Walker. (KM)
Descriptors: Computer Assisted Instruction, Conference Reports, Curriculum Development, Individualized Instruction, Instructional Innovation, Intelligence Tests, Measurement, Professional Education, Program Evaluation, Public Policy, Simulation, Statistical Analysis, Test Interpretation, Testing Problems
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Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Educational Testing Service, Princeton, NJ.