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ERIC Number: ED181051
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1950-Oct-28
Reference Count: 0
Proceedings of the Invitational Conference on Testing Problems (3rd, New York, New York, October 28, 1950).
Educational Testing Service, Princeton, NJ.
The conference was organized into two sessions: validation of professional aptitude batteries and criteria for the evaluation of achievement tests. Panelists and their topics were: Tests for Accounting, Arthur E. Traxler and Robert Jacobs; Tests for Law, A. Pemberton Johnson; Tests for Dentistry, Shailer Peterson; Tests for Medicine, John M. Stalnaker; From the Point of View of the Test Editor, Frederick B. Davis; From the Point of View of the Subject Matter Specialist, Joseph J. Schwab; From the Point of View of Their Internal Statistics, John B. Carroll; and From the Point of View of Their External Statistical Relationships, Harold Gulliksen. An address, Creative Talent, was delivered by L.L. Thurstone. (MH)
Descriptors: Accountants, Achievement Tests, Aptitude Tests, College Entrance Examinations, Conference Reports, Creativity, Creativity Tests, Dentists, Evaluation Criteria, Higher Education, Lawyers, Occupational Tests, Physicians, Professional Occupations, Psychometrics, Statistical Analysis, Test Construction, Test Selection, Test Validity, Testing Problems
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Educational Testing Service, Princeton, NJ.