ERIC Number: ED562875
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2003-Jul
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: N/A
Scoring the Essay on the SAT® Writing Section. Research Summary RS-10
Camara, Wayne J.
College Entrance Examination Board
The essay on the writing section of the SAT will be scored using a holistic approach. In holistic scoring, a piece of writing is considered as a total piece of work--the whole of which is greater than the sum of its parts.
Descriptors: Scoring, Essay Tests, Holistic Approach, Scoring Formulas, Writing Tests, Scoring Rubrics, Evaluation Methods, College Entrance Examinations
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Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Authoring Institution: College Entrance Examination Board
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: SAT (College Admission Test)