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ERIC Number: EJ513351
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0192-6365
Current Practices in Testing and Assessment: What Is Driving the Changes?
Ryan, Joseph M.; Miyasaka, Jeanne R.
NASSP Bulletin, v79 n573 p1-10 Oct 1995
Reviews current student-assessment practices, highlighting alternative-assessment definitions and terminology, portfolio-assessment methods, holistic and analytic scoring rubrics, and improved traditional approaches. Educators must reconsider the wisdom of traditional practice, while giving a fair hearing to new approaches. Fundamental changes in curriculum and instruction are driving assessment changes. (10 references) (MLH)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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