The Assessment Bridge: Positive Ways to Link Tests to Learning, Standards, and Curriculum Improvement

The Assessment Bridge: Positive Ways to Link Tests to Learning, Standards, and Curriculum Improvement

by Pearl G. (Gold) Solomon
     
 

ISBN-10: 0761945938

ISBN-13: 9780761945932

Pub. Date: 06/27/2002

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Award-winning educator Pearl Solomon presents a clear-headed and cogent analysis of today's high-stakes standards-based testing movement.

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Award-winning educator Pearl Solomon presents a clear-headed and cogent analysis of today's high-stakes standards-based testing movement.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761945932
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
06/27/2002
Series:
One-Off Series
Pages:
180
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Preface
About the Author
1Defining the Problem: The Historical Context4
2Schools at the Beginning of the 21st Century: Problems and Proposed Solutions19
3Taking the First Steps Toward Productive Change45
4The Assessment Roadway: How Tests Tell Us What to Do55
5Responding to High-Stakes, Standards-Based (HSSB) Tests: Restructuring Curriculum81
6Building a Cohort of the Best Teachers: Recruitment, Engagement, Nurturance107
7Searching for Leadership133
Epilogue159
References161
Index169

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