ERIC Number: ED181039
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: N/A
Idaho Proficiency Testing Program: Test Administration Manual.
Idaho State Board of Education, Boise.
Procedures for administering the Proficiency Testing Program, adopted by the Idaho State Department of Education, are explained in this test administration manual. The tests are described as given on a district optional basis to ninth grade students in the basic skills areas of reading, writing, spelling, and mathematics. Criterion-referenced tests are based on objectives written by a task force and reviewed by educators, parents, and the general public. The reading, mathematics, and spelling tests are objective multiple choice, and the writing test is comprised of a writing sample. The following information is contained in the manual: description of tests; general test administration information; students to be tested; test schedule; absences and invalidations; make-up testing; test procedures; materials needed for testing; and detailed test instructions to be read to the students. A list of basic skills to be tested is appended. (MH)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Idaho State Board of Education, Boise.
Identifiers - Location: Idaho