ERIC Number: ED431782
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1999
Models of Curriculum-Based Assessment: A Blueprint for Learning. Third Edition.
Idol, Lorna; Nevin, Ann; Paolucci-Whitcomb, Phyllis
Curriculum-based assessments (CBAs) are teacher-constructed tests designed to measure students' skill achievements at specified grades directly. This book explains how to generate and revise CBA systems, which can be developed for various types of curriculum. The chapters are: (1) "CBAs for Reading"; (2) "CBAs for Written Expression"; (3) "CBAs for History and Social Studies"; (4) "CBAs for Math"; (5) "CBAs for Science"; (6) "CBAs for Dictionary Skills"; and (7) "CBAs for Following Directions and Using Study Skills." (Contains 142 references.) (SLD)
Descriptors: Curriculum, Elementary Secondary Education, Models, Student Evaluation, Teacher Made Tests, Test Construction, Test Use
PRO-ED, Inc., 8700 Shoal Creek Boulevard, Austin, TX 78757-6897 (order number 8687).
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: N/A