ERIC Number: ED200988
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-May
Writing Assessment Research Report: A National Survey.
The results of a national survey to determine the current status of statewide writing assessments are presented in this report. Various sections of the report provide (1) an explanation of terms commonly associated with writing assessment; (2) a brief account of the status of states' writing assessments; (3) individual summaries of administrative procedures, assessment objectives, sample items, scoring methods, and reporting procedures for each state that has conducted a writing assessment; (4) a list of writing objectives assessed by the various states; (5) a summary of the results of a questionnaire concerning scoring procedures, costs of assessment, problems encountered, and recommendations; and (6) a bibliography of sources used to gather information for the report. (FL)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin State Dept. of Public Instruction, Madison. Div. for Management and Planning Services.