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ERIC Number: ED163415
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
The B.C. (British Columbia) Reading Assessment: Summary Report.
Evans, Peter; And Others
Summarizing a two-part general report on a reading assessment of grades 8 and 12 in the province of British Columbia, this report provides the general background on the aims and methods of the assessment, presents information on the development of the test instrument, details the administration of the test, and reports its results. In addition, the report outlines the instructional practices in the secondary schools of British Columbia and summarizes the recommendations from the general report on test results and instructional practices. Appendixes provide the following: a guide to the British Columbia reading assessment general report; the contract team and management committee that contributed to the reading assessment program; the reading review panels that examined and amended the proposed objectives of the reading assessment before the student tests were developed; a list of the schools that participated in the pilot study; the panels that interpreted the test results; the timetable used in the program; and tables of the test results and interpretations according to grade. (MAI)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: British Columbia Dept. of Education, Victoria.
Identifiers - Location: Canada