ERIC Number: EJ275571
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: 0
Minimum Competency Testing: What? Why? Why Not?
Perkins, Marcy R.
Educational Measurement: Issues and Practice, v1 n4 p5-9 Win 1982
Nine definitions of minimum competency testing (MCT) found in the literature are examined, with major issues for policymakers to consider as they make decisions whether MCT will serve the goals and purposes of their testing programs. Perceived benefits and costs and criticisms based on implementation procedures are discussed. (Author/CM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
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