ERIC Number: ED184807
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
Science Mastery Testing Programme: Introduction and Manual.
New South Wales Dept. of Education, Sydney (Australia).
Designed to serve as an introductory manual to mastery testing in science, this guide provides basic information about a variety of related topics such as mastery learning, criterion-referenced and norm-referenced testing, how to develop a mastery test, when and how to use a mastery test, limitations of mastery tests, and a list of mastery tests available. Titles of tests which may be ordered are given, together with mastery test keys, and mastery test answer sheets. Also included are sample copies of the tests, reproduced for the teacher's inspection, followed by notes for the teacher which explain the recommended mastery score and the proper use of the scores. (GA)
Descriptors: Achievement, Criterion Referenced Tests, Evaluation Methods, Formative Evaluation, Mastery Learning, Mastery Tests, Norm Referenced Tests, Science Education, Science Instruction, Sciences, Secondary School Science, Skills, Test Construction, Testing, Tests
Subject Officer (Science), School Certificate Development Unit, New South Wales Dept. of Education, P.O. Box 460, North Sydney 2060, New South Wales, Australia (no price quoted)
Publication Type: Guides - General; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: New South Wales Dept. of Education, Sydney (Australia).