ERIC Number: ED372121
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
State Student Assessment Programs. Midwestern Region.
North Central Regional Educational Lab., Oak Brook, IL.
Reports on the student assessment systems of states participating in the North Central Regional Educational Laboratory are presented. These reports were developed from the database of the Council of Chief State School Officers and the North Central Regional Educational Laboratory. Detailed information about each state's student assessment program design, purposes, and future plans is included in the database, which was prepared from questionnaires completed by the states. The reports are organized in the format of the questionnaire. The first section provides an overview of the current state assessment system. The second section focuses on nontraditional assessment practices, with subsections devoted to mathematics and writing assessments. The final section focuses on details of the current assessment system. States included are Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, and Wisconsin. State programs examined in detail include: (1) the Illinois Goals Assessment Program, (2) Indiana Statewide Assessment, (3) the Michigan Educational Assessment Program, (4) the Minnesota Testing Program, (5) Ohio Ninth-Grade Proficiency Testing, (6) Ohio Norm-Referenced Achievement Tests, (7) Wisconsin's Third Grade Reading Test, and (8) the Wisconsin Student Assessment Program. (SLD)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: North Central Regional Educational Lab., Oak Brook, IL.