ERIC Number: ED425921
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: N/A
Biology 30 Diploma Examination Results. Examiners' Report for June 1998.
Alberta Dept. of Education, Edmonton. Student Evaluation Branch.
The summary information contained in this report provides teachers, school administrators, students, and the general public with an overview of the results from the June 1998 administration of the Biology 30 Diploma Examination by the Alberta Department of Education in Canada. This information is most helpful when used with the detailed school and jurisdiction reports that are provided to schools and school jurisdiction offices. Findings indicate that 90.8% of the 8,813 students who took the test achieved the acceptable standard, and 27.7% of those students achieved the standard of excellence. Topics discussed include a description of the examination, achievement of standards, results and examiners' comments, multiple-choice and numerical-response questions, and written-response questions. (ASK)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Academic Standards, Biology, Foreign Countries, High Schools, Science Education, Student Evaluation, Test Results
Alberta Education, Student Evaluation Branch, 11160 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta T5K 0L2, Canada.
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alberta Dept. of Education, Edmonton. Student Evaluation Branch.
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Alberta Grade Twelve Diploma Examinations