Measuring up: what educational testing really tells us
Measuring Up demystifies educational testing - from MCAS to SAT to WAIS. Bringing statistical terms down to earth, Koretz takes readers through the most fundamental issues that arise in educational testing and shows how they apply to some of the most controversial issues in education today, from high-stakes testing to special education.
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Review: Measuring Up: What Educational Testing Really Tells UsUser Review - Joe - Goodreads
Insightful and very fair-minded book on the ins and outs of educational testing. "Measuring Up" is also as readable a book on testing as you'll encounter. Koretz is a clear writer who is adept at ... Read full review
Review: Measuring Up: What Educational Testing Really Tells UsUser Review - Deb - Goodreads
What my local school district doesn't understand about educational testing could fill a book. Oh wait! It does! Harvard Professor and Psychometrician (measurer of abilities or intelligence) Koretz ... Read full review
Interpreting Standardized Test Scores: Strategies for Data-Driven ...
Craig A. Mertler
No preview available - 2007
1 If Only It Were So Simple
2 What Is a Test?
Just How Good Is the Sample?
4 The Evolution of American Testing
5 What Test Scores Tell Us about American Kids
6 What Influences Test Scores or How Not to Pick a School
How Much We Dont Know What Were Talking About
Standards and Scales