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ERIC Number: EJ656681
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-1062-7197
A Preliminary Investigation of Pupil Proficiency Testing and State Education Reform Initiatives.
Cizek, Gregory J.; Hirsch, Thomas; Trent, E. Roger; Crandell, Jan
Educational Assessment, v7 n4 p283-302 2001
Studied a policy requiring students to obtain a specified level of performance on a state's reading proficiency test. Analyses of the scores of 5,611 students show a high degree of agreement among educators' judgments and students' performance, but they also show that educators' operational definitions of adequate preparation in reading vary in relation to the school district in which the student is enrolled. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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