ERIC Number: ED177166
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978-Oct-5
Reference Count: N/A
APGA Policy Statement: Responsibilities of Users of Standardized Tests.
Guidepost, p5-8 Oct 5 1978
This statement presents the position of and addresses the needs of the professional members of the American Personnel and Guidance Association (APGA) divisions and regions. The seven sections discuss: (1) the development of the statement; (2) guidelines for avoiding charges of irresponsible practice; (3) qualifications of test users (those who select, administer, score, or interpret tests); (4) test selection; (5) test administration; (6) test interpretation--including scores, norms, reliability, and validity; and (7) communication of test results. (CP)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Personnel and Guidance Association, Washington, DC.