ERIC Number: ED266180
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: N/A
CLEP Fall 1985 College Administrators' Workshop.
College Entrance Examination Board, New York, NY.
This document contains the agenda for an Administrator's Workshop given by the College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) of the College Board. Included are an update on CLEP activities, a section on reaching out to faculty, and a section on reaching out to adult students. Covered in the update on CLEP activities are results of 1984 workshop surveys on: (1) new test titles; (2) local microcomputer scoring of CLEP examinations; (3) dates for the General Examination in English Composition with Essay; and (4) proposed change in the score scale for CLEP Subject Examinations. A report on test development includes a discussion of the CLEP Technical Manual, a table of five-year plans for redeveloping examinations, and a description of the Test Information Guides. Guidelines for grading the optional free-response section of the College Composition Examination are provided. Outreach to faculty involves providing information through a series of seminars described here through a review of the agenda. Reaching out to adult students includes a business campaign, a program for companies employing potential students, and a description of the availability of College Board assistance. Addresses for regional offices are included. (LMO)
Descriptors: Administrators, Adult Programs, Adult Students, Advanced Placement Programs, Articulation (Education), Business, College Faculty, Colleges, Developmental Continuity, Higher Education, Institutional Cooperation, Microcomputers, Scoring, Seminars, Surveys, Test Construction, Test Manuals, Workshops
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: College Entrance Examination Board, New York, NY.
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: College Level Examination Program