ERIC Number: EJ311029
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
Testing for Competence: Lessons from Health Professions.
Stedman, Carlton H.
Educational Forum, v49 n2 p199-210 Win 1985
Looks at the ways in which health professions test for competence and improve training and testing programs. Discusses the controversy concerning medical licensing, criterion-referenced exams for nurses, and continuing education evaluations. Finally, testing in the teaching professions is examined, including competency-based and continuing teacher education. (CT)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
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