ERIC Number: EJ427573
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Assessing Assessment Programs: The Theory and Practice of Examining Reliability and Validity of a Writing Placement Test.
Bers, Trudy H.; Smith, Kerry E.
Community College Review, v18 n3 p17-27 Win 1990
Describes a study of the validity and reliability of a writing skills assessment test taken by 4,284 2-year college students in 1986-87. Assesses interrater reliability, influences of nonperformance factors (e.g., gender, native language, and form of test), predictive validity of test for future performance, and implications of findings. (DMM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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