ERIC Number: EJ381327
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Development of a Procedure for Competency Testing in Vocational Home Economics Education.
Felstehausen, Ginny; And Others
Journal of Vocational Home Economics Education, v5 n2 p140-47 Fall 1987
The authors developed competency tests to document students' achievement of essential competencies in food and nutrition classes. Procedures included (1) developing the item pool; (2) determining validity and reliability; and (3) field testing. The study confirmed that it is possible to develop multiple-choice test items for essential competencies in the cognitive domain. (Author/CH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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