ERIC Number: ED437433
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) Educator's Guide to TEKS-Based Assessment. Middle School Level TAAS Grades 6-8, 1999-2000.
Texas Education Agency, Austin. Div. of Student Assessment.
The goal of this series of guides is to show Texas educators what components of the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) curriculum are eligible for testing on the Texas Assessment of Academic Skills (TAAS) and end-of-course tests. This middle school guide contains information for subjects tested in grades 6 through 8. The sections are: (1) "General Information"; (2) "Grades 6-8 TAAS Objectives and Related TEKS"; and (3) "Tools for Educators." The tests specified for these grades are reading and mathematics at grades 6,7, and 8 and writing, science, and social studies for grade 8. (SLD)
Descriptors: Curriculum, Educational Assessment, Educational Objectives, Mathematics Tests, Middle School Students, Middle Schools, Reading Tests, Test Construction, Test Use, Writing Tests
Texas Education Agency, Austin Operations Center, 2201 Donley Drive, Austin, TX 78758 ($1 plus shipping).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Texas Education Agency, Austin. Div. of Student Assessment.
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Texas Assessment of Academic Skills; Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills