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ERIC Number: EJ461972
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0895-7347
How to Evaluate the Legal Defensibility of High-Stakes Tests.
Mehrens, William A.; Popham, W. James
Applied Measurement in Education, v5 n3 p265-83 1992
This paper discusses how to determine whether a test was developed in a legally defensible manner, reviewing general issues, specific cases bearing on different types of test use, some evaluative dimensions, and evidence of test quality. Tests constructed and used according to existing standards will generally stand legal scrutiny. (SLD)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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