ERIC Number: ED242733
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: N/A
Your Scores in Basic Skills: Iowa Tests of Basic Skills. AISD Junior High Schools, School Year 1981-82. AISD Senior High Schools, School Year 1981-82.
Austin Independent School District, TX.
Designed for junior high and high school students and their parents, this brochure explains the structure, function, and method for interpretation of the Iowa Tests of Basic Skills and the Sequential Tests of Educational Progress. A question and answer format is used to provide information on scope and purposes of the tests, meaning and accuracy of the scores, and relationship of the scores to the Austin (Texas) Independent School District graduation and minimum competency requirements. Sources for further information are also provided. This brochure was submitted to the 1983 American Educational Research Association Division H competition as a best study report brochure. (LP)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Basic Skills, Educational Testing, Graduation Requirements, High Schools, Junior High Schools, Minimum Competencies, School Districts, Scores, Secondary Education, Standardized Tests, Student Evaluation, Test Interpretation, Test Results, Test Use, Test Validity, Testing Programs
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Students; Parents
Authoring Institution: Austin Independent School District, TX.
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Iowa Tests of Basic Skills; Sequential Tests of Educational Progress