ERIC Number: ED080545
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Oct-31
Reference Count: 0
Proceedings of the 1970 Invitational Conference on Testing Problems (New York, October 31, 1970).
Educational Testing Service, Princeton, NJ.
The theme of the 1970 Invitational Conference on Testing Problems was "The Promise and Perils of Educational Information Systems." The following papers were presented: (1) "Longer Education: Thinner, Broader, or Higher" by Fritz Machlup; (2) "Testing: Americans' Comfortable Panacea" by Theodore R. Sizer; (3) "Social and Cultural Change and the Need for Educational Information: The Futurist's View" by Herman Kahn; (4) discussion of the previous papers by Amitai Etzioni; (4) "School Testing to Test the Schools" by Richard M. Jaeger; (5) "National Assessment" by Robert E. Stake; (6) discussion by James N. Jacobs and Frank B. Womer; (7) "Bayesian Considerations in Educational Information Systems" by Melvin R. Novick; (8) discussion by John W. Tukey; (9) "Temporal Changes in Treatment-Effect Correlations; A Quasi-Experimental Model for Institutional Records and Longitudinal Studies" by Donald T. Campbell; (10) discussion by John W. Tukey; (11) "Higher Education: For Whom? At Whose Cost?" by Carl Kaysen; (12) "Social Accounting in Education; Reflections on Supply and Demand" by David K. Cohen; (13) "Ethical and Legal Aspects of the Collection and Use of Educational Information" by David A. Goslin; (14) "Test Information as a Reinforcer of Negative Attitudes Toward Black Americans" by Elias Blake Jr.; and (15) discussion by James J. Gallagher. (KM)
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Authoring Institution: Educational Testing Service, Princeton, NJ.