ERIC Number: EJ500532
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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A Framework for Developing Cognitively Diagnostic Assessments.
Nichols, Paul D.
Review of Educational Research, v64 n4 p575-603 Win 1994
Diagnostic assessment combining cognitive science and psychometrics, cognitively diagnostic assessment (CDA), is characterized in terms of the intended use of the assessment and methods of developing and evaluating assessments. Societal trends motivating the development of CDA and efforts to develop a five-step methodology for CDA are outlined. (SLD)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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