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ERIC Number: EJ640165
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0270-1367
Fitness Portfolio Calibration for First- through Sixth-Grade Children.
Kulinna, Pamela Hodges; Zhu, Weimo
Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport, v72 n4 p324-34 Dec 2001
Developed and calibrated health-related fitness portfolios for elementary students using the Rasch model, examining advantages and disadvantages. Physical educators graded the portfolios. Rating scores were analyzed using the Rasch model. Results indicate that using Rasch calibration, measurement problems related to conventional practice can be eliminated, and a valid, reliable assessment can be developed. Rasch calibration provides several measurement advantages. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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