ERIC Number: EJ537475
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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Making Sense of Assessment.
Lewis, Anne C.
School Administrator, v53 n11 p8-12 Dec 1996
Conflicting policy decisions, scaling difficulties, teacher resistance, and mediocre results are slowing adoption of authentic student-evaluation measures. With more conservative state leadership, California and Arizona rejected performance assessment, and other states have followed. Despite various setbacks, new assessments are becoming the norm. Colorado is pioneering second-wave assessment reforms. A sidebar summarizes implementation strategies. (MLH)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: Arizona; California; Colorado; Kentucky