ERIC Number: EJ214504
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Nov-1
Reference Count: N/A
Finding Fault with the Testers.
Fiske, Edward B.
New York Times Magazine, p152-62 Nov 18 1979
An overview of the Educational Testing Service (ETS) of Princeton, NJ is presented. A New York State legislature truth-in-testing bill now requires: reporting of student scores and access to answer sheets, publishing of questions used, reporting on test research, and assurances of confidentiality. Implications for ETS are discussed. (MLW)
Descriptors: Academic Aptitude, Accountability, Civil Rights, College Admission, College Entrance Examinations, Confidentiality, Consumer Protection, Culture Fair Tests, Disclosure, Higher Education, Standardized Tests, State Legislation, Student Rights, Test Bias, Test Construction, Test Results, Test Validity, Testing, Verbal Ability
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Historical Materials; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: New York