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ERIC Number: EJ617585
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-4405
Use of Freedom from Distractibility and Processing Speed To Assess Children's Test-Taking Behaviors.
Oakland, Thomas; Broom, Jason; Glutting, Joseph
Journal of School Psychology, v38 n5 p469-75 Sep-Oct 2000
Tests Kaufman's hypothesis that WISC-III Freedom from Distractibility and Processing Speed scores will be lower than those from corresponding factors (i.e., Verbal Comprehension) when children display inappropriate test-taking behaviors. This hypothesis was not supported. Encourages clinicians to rely on behavioral indices other than WISC-III scores when forming judgments about the suitability of children's test-taking behaviors. (Author/JDM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children