ERIC Number: EJ561932
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Standards and Testing: Another View.
Becker, William E.
Journal of Economic Education, v29 n2 p183-86 Spr 1998
Suggests that the claims of advocates of centralized standards and universal testing of schools must be questioned and that alternatives to testing should be considered for the educational output of schools. Argues that supporters have failed to consider the costs of national essay-type tests and the inherent problems of test reliability. (MJP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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