ERIC Number: EJ438403
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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National Tests: What Other Countries Expect Their Students to Know.
Cheney, Lynne V.
Humanities, v12 n4 p11-19 Jul-Aug 1991
Proposes a system of achievement testing for all U.S. students rather than just those who are college bound. Criticizes present achievement testing as a patchwork system that fails to provide parents with information about how much their children are learning in comparison to others. Provides a sampling of national achievement test questions from other developed nations. (DK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative; Opinion Papers
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Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Policymakers; Practitioners
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Identifiers - Location: France; Germany; Japan; United Kingdom (England); United Kingdom (Wales)