ERIC Number: EJ465062
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Policy-Driven Assessment or Assessment-Driven Policy?
Airasian, Peter W.
Measurement and Evaluation in Counseling and Development, v26 n1 p22-30 Apr 1993
Notes that, beginning in the mid-1970s, role of educational testing and assessment began to expand dramatically in response to reports portraying U.S. schools and students in less than favorable light. Sees the future status of new forms of assessment that are used to influence curricula and motivate teachers and students being related to their nature and origins. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - General; Journal Articles
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