ERIC Number: ED205893
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Item Specifications for a College Level Basic Skills Reading Test.
For use by those preparing statewide competency testing programs and those developing basic skills examinations at the postsecondary level, this paper provides guidelines for writing items for tests of basic reading skills. Following a discussion of how to choose appropriate items, how to word items, and how to select appropriate reading passages, the paper then describes each section of the basic skills reading examination and provides item specifications for each. (FL)
Publication Type: Tests/Questionnaires; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A