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ERIC Number: EJ558991
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0040-5841
Assessing New Assessments: How Do They Measure Up?
Herman, Joan
Theory into Practice, v36 n4 p196-204 Aut 1997
Alternative assessments reflect the kinds of learning activities that current cognitive and curriculum theories advocate. Assessment has a role in promoting new standards for student performance. To fill this role, assessment must be aligned with standards, be fair to all students, have accurate measures, and be useful, feasible, and credible. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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