ERIC Number: EJ258807
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981-Sep
Reference Count: 0
Using Aptitude Measurements for the Optimal Assignment of Subjects to Treatments with and without Mastery Scores.
van der Linden, Wim J.
Psychometrika, v46 n3 p257-74 Sep 1981
Decision rules for assigning students to treatments based upon aptitudes or criterion scores are discussed. Popular procedures are criticized and a Bayesian approach is recommended. The effect of unreliability of aptitude or criterion scores is also discussed. (JKS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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