ERIC Number: ED161686
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978-May
Reference Count: N/A
The Third Assessment of Science, 1976-77. Released Exercise Set.
Education Commission of the States, Denver, CO. National Assessment of Educational Progress.
The main purpose of this publication is to provide easy access to the released exercises from the third science assessment conducted by the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) in 1976-77. This publication focuses on materials for school-age population, and young adults are referenced only on the relevant exercise documentation pages. Exercises and documentation are presented in three parts in loose-leaf format to facilitate sorting and copying. Attitude and experience exercises (part A) are followed by cognitive exercises developed for the 1976-77 assessment (part B), and change exercises from the 1969-70 or 1972-73 assessments of service and the International Assessment exercise (part C). The introduction is divided into five sections. Section one briefly describes NAEP's assessment procedures and documentation. Each of sections two, three, and four presents the rationale, description and organization of the exercises included in parts A, B, and C. Section five contains two types of cross-reference tables. (HM) Primary type of information provided by report: Assessment Instrument (Released Exercises); Results (Exercise Level).
Publication Type: Tests/Questionnaires
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