ERIC Number: EJ441840
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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Suggestions for Deciding between Commercially Available and Locally Developed Assessment Instruments.
Ory, John C.
North Central Association Quarterly, v66 n2 p451-57 Fall 1991
Compares commercial and locally developed assessment instruments in terms of assessment purposes, match between instrument and local programs, logistics, institutional acceptance, quality, and student motivation. Recommends identifying information needs, considering costs, designing a measurement plan, reviewing relevant literature, involving faculty/staff, planning for use of test results, and reasonable expectations. (DMM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Guides - Non-Classroom
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Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
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