ERIC Number: EJ294204
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1983
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Courts Provide Insight on Content Validity Requirements.
Citron, Christiane H.
Educational Measurement: Issues and Practice, v2 n4 p6-7 Win 1983
The Debra P. versus Turlington case marked the first major inquiry into content validity of a student competency testing program. The Florida federal district court determined material assessed on the test had been taught in Florida's classrooms. Schools may deny regular diplomas to students who fail the test. (DWH)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Debra P v Turlington
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Florida State Student Assessment Test