ERIC Number: ED501476
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2008
2008 Research Portfolio: Research & Development Division
Educational Testing Service
This document describes the breadth of the research being conducted in 2008 by the Research and Development Division at Educational Testing Service (ETS). The research described falls into three large categories: (1) Research supported by the ETS research allocation; (2) Research funded by testing programs at ETS; and (3) Research funded by external governmental and private agencies. Within each category, information is provided about specific research projects, the focus and purpose of the research, and responsible staff. The document includes discussion of why the research is important to do: how the work is aligned with ETS's mission and how it is building organizational knowledge and capability.
Descriptors: Research and Development, Testing Programs, Educational Testing, Educational Research, Psychometrics, Cognitive Processes, English (Second Language), Second Language Learning, Student Evaluation, Evaluation Research, Scoring, Test Construction, Statistical Analysis, Test Validity, Data Analysis, Teacher Effectiveness, Research Design
Educational Testing Service. Rosedale Road Mailstop 19R, Princeton, NJ 08541-0001. Tel: 609-921-9000; Fax: 609-734-5410; Web site: http://www.ets.org
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education; Higher Education
Authoring Institution: Educational Testing Service, Princeton, NJ.