ERIC Number: ED290041
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
The Design of Criterion-Referenced Tests to Support Vocational Program Evaluation.
Cantor, Jeffrey A.; Walker, C. Lee
This paper discusses and describes an industry-based process for the design and development of criterion-referenced tests in vocational-technical subject areas to support vocational program evaluations. The following topics are covered in the paper: (1) use of criterion-referenced tests; (2) test design; (3) preparation of test materials; and (4) validation of test materials. Guidelines are provided in each of these areas for the reader to follow in developing and validating criterion-referenced tests. (KC)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Paper presented at the American Vocational Association Convention (Las Vegas, NV, December 6-10, 1987).