ERIC Number: EJ511939
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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Rater Characteristics and Rater Bias: Implications for Training.
Lumley, Tom; McNamara, T. F.
Language Testing, v12 n1 p54-71 Mar 1995
This study addressed the question of the consistency of rater characteristics over time, and investigated the potential of multifaceted Rasch measurement in exploring this question. The purpose of the research is to investigate the use of these analytical techniques in rater training for the speaking subtest of the Occupational English Test, an English-as-a-Second-Language test for health professionals. (JL)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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