Educational testing and measurement: classroom application and practice
The Seventh Edition of Educational Testing and Measurement retains the jargon-free, reader-friendly, conversational found in earlier editions, and includes: Updated information on the rapidly changing, and increasingly important field of educational testing. Key measurement information about the construction of teacher-made tests and other classroom measurement procedures. Guidelines for the administration and interpretation of standardized tests. Provides descriptive statistics and basic psychometric theory. Recent developments in the personal computer arena that affect classroom measurement. Provides a math skills review designed to help teachers brush up on the math necessary to interpret test results. Offers real life scenarios and dialogues of teachers dealing with parents, other teachers, administrators, counselors, and students.
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