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ERIC Number: EJ160855
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1976
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Critique of Oral Language Assessment Instruments
Sanchez, Rosaura
Journal of the National Association for Bilingual Education, 1, 2, 120-7, Dec 76
The best assessment instrument is the one which tests the students on linguistic patterns and speech events familiar to the student; these instruments must be oriented to the speech communities to be tested. Validation of these materials must also take place within the target population. At the same time these testing materials must test both decoding and encoding and offer the possibility of placement at any point along a linguistic continum. (Author)
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