ERIC Number: EJ381170
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Preparing Policymakers for Standard Setting on High-Stakes Tests.
Popham, W. James
Educational Evaluation and Policy Analysis, v9 n1 p77-82 Spr 1987
Ten factors relevant to the standard-setting decision on important tests (i.e., high school diploma tests) are proposed as a basis for a standard-setting preparation program. It is suggested that, typically, those who set standards have had little or no experience and would benefit from formal preparation. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association (San Francisco, CA, April 16-20, 1986).