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ERIC Number: ED139666
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977-Apr
National Assessment of Educational Progress. Changes in Science Performance, 1969-73: Exercise Volume. Appendix - Volume II.
Education Commission of the States, Denver, CO. National Assessment of Educational Progress.
This document provides information concerning response patterns on selected exercises used by the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) Project of the Education Commission of the States in a 1972-1973 national survey of American attitudes and knowledge of science. Four age groups (9-year-olds, 13-year-olds, 17-year-olds, and adults) are included. Data are partitioned according to geographic region, sex, race, amount of parental education, and size and type of community. The exercise documentation includes copies of many of the exercises, cross-reference identification numbers, the objectives measured by an exercise, timing information, and descriptions of exercises by format, scoring requirements, and administration mode. (CP) Primary type of information provided by report: Assessment Instrument (Released Exercises); Results (Change) (Exercise Level).
Descriptors: Achievement, Educational Assessment, Educational Research, Elementary Education, Evaluation, National Surveys, Science Education, Scientific Concepts, Secondary Education
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (no price quoted)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Center for Education Statistics (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Education Commission of the States, Denver, CO. National Assessment of Educational Progress.
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: National Assessment of Educational Progress