ERIC Number: EJ551438
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Publication Date: 1997
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Dimensionality of an Early Childhood Scale Using Rasch Analysis and Confirmatory Factor Analysis.
Banerji, Madhabi; Smith, Richard M.; Dedrick, Robert F.
Journal of Outcome Measurement, v1 n1 p56-85 1997
This paper explores the use of Rasch analysis and linear confirmatory factor analysis to investigate the dimensionality of an early childhood test, the Gesell School Readiness Screening Test (F. Ilg and others, 1978). Discusses empirical analyses of results from 523 kindergarten students using both methods. (SLD)
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