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ERIC Number: EJ674450
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
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Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-0034-0561
Assessment Conversations.
Johnston, Peter
Reading Teacher, v57 n1 p90-92 Sep 2003
Contends that high stakes tests provide no useful or timely information to help teachers accomplish assessment goals, and they encourage an interactional climate that can undermine them. Outlines how assessments can improve learning. Concludes that since assessments of children, as enacted in classrooms, are part of the intellectual environment into which they will grow, the features of literate behavior that are focused on have consequences. (PM)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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