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ERIC Number: EJ633953
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-1062-7197
Assessing Achievement versus High-Stakes Testing: A Crucial Contrast.
Jones, Lyle V.
Educational Assessment, v7 n1 p21-28 2001
Discusses the contrast between assessing achievement for samples of students and the high-stakes testing of all students. High stakes tests can entail harmful direct effects for some individuals and harmful side effects for others. Discusses student engagement in school as a key element of effective schooling. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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Language: English
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