ERIC Number: ED129909
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: 0
Dear Mama: Why Don't They Love Me Anymore? NCME Measurement in Education, Vol. 6, No. 4, Fall 1975.
Fitzgibbon, Thomas J.
In this speech given at the 1976 annual breakfast of the National Council on Measurement in Education Dr. Thomas J. Fitzgibbon, outgoing president of NCME, responds to critics of standardized testing and outlines the correct uses for it. He believes that many criticisms of standardized testing are due to misunderstanding or a lack of information. (Author/MV)
Descriptors: Achievement Tests, Standardized Tests, Test Reliability, Test Validity, Testing Problems
National Council on Measurement in Education, Michigan State Univ., 202 S. Kedzie Hall, East Lansing, Michigan 48824 (Subscription rate: $5.00 per year; single copies $0.50 each in quantities of 25 or more, or $1.50 for a single issue)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Council on Measurement in Education, East Lansing, MI.
Note: Speech given before the National Council on Measurement in Education (San Francisco, California, April 19-23, 1976)