ERIC Number: EJ457278
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Is Your School Ready for Alternative Assessment?
Worthen, Blaine R.
Phi Delta Kappan, v74 n6 p455-56 Feb 1993
Lists 10 conditions essential to a school's readiness to explore alternative assessment methods, including desire for better assessment information, insufficiency of current assessment method, staff and parent openness to innovation, conceptual clarity, assessment "literacy," clarity about desired student outcomes, unsuitability of present curriculum to traditional objective testing, and preexisting alternative assessment examples. (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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