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ERIC Number: EJ549947
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-1083-3080
Making the Grade. What Every Parent Needs To Know About Changes in Assessments and Testing.
Our Children, v22 n5 p40-41 May-Jun 1997
Provides information to parents about tests and assessments used to evaluate their children in school. Performance assessments, such as portfolios, are increasingly used to measure students' ability to do actual tasks. However, standardized aptitude and achievement tests still have a major influence on what students are taught. (SM)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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