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ERIC Number: EJ657284
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0031-7217
Is the SAT a 'Wealth Test'?
Zwick, Rebecca
Phi Delta Kappan, v84 n4 p307-11 Dec 2002
Discuss whether high scores on the Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT) are associated with high student socioeconomic status, including high family income, particularly in California. Concludes that the SAT is no more a "wealth test" than is every other measure of student achievement such as grades. Describes other factors influencing student achievement. (Contains 22 references.) (PKP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: California
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: National Assessment of Educational Progress