ERIC Number: EJ306029
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Testing and the "Crisis" in Education.
Cole, Nancy S.
Educational Measurement: Issues and Practice, v3 n3 p4-8 Fall 1984
Several issues facing the measurement community were brought on by the recent emphasis on stricter educational accountability measures. These testing issues include the limits of test scores, effects of testing on instruction, proper test use, importance of the test content, and defining the basics in education. (EGS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Presidential address presented at the Annual Meeting of the National Council on Measurement in Education (New Orleans, LA, April 24-26, 1984).