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ERIC Number: EJ634863
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0013-1784
How External Exit Exams Spur Achievement.
Bishop, John H.; Mane, Ferran; Bishop, Michael
Educational Leadership, v59 n1 p58-63 Sep 2001
Compared with minimum competency tests, curriculum-based external exit exams provide better measures of students' achievement levels. Analysis of Third Mathematics and Science Study data shows that 13 year-olds from exit-exam countries are ahead of nonparticipating countries. Effects on college enrollment, job success, and test scores are positive. (Contains 9 references.) (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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