Educational Assessment And Evaluation - What You Need To Know

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Educational assessment is the process of documenting, usually in measurable terms, knowledge, skills, attitudes and beliefs. Assessment can focus on the individual learner, the learning community (class, workshop, or other organized group of learners), the institution, or the educational system as a whole. According to the Academic Exchange Quarterly: ""Studies of a theoretical or empirical nature (including case studies, portfolio studies, exploratory, or experimental work) addressing the assessment of learner ...
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Overview

Educational assessment is the process of documenting, usually in measurable terms, knowledge, skills, attitudes and beliefs. Assessment can focus on the individual learner, the learning community (class, workshop, or other organized group of learners), the institution, or the educational system as a whole. According to the Academic Exchange Quarterly: ""Studies of a theoretical or empirical nature (including case studies, portfolio studies, exploratory, or experimental work) addressing the assessment of learner aptitude and preparation, motivation and learning styles, learning outcomes in achievement and satisfaction in different educational contexts are all welcome, as are studies addressing issues of measurable standards and benchmarks"".

This book is your one-stop, ultimate resource for Educational assessment and evaluation. Here you will find the most up-to-date information, analysis, background and everything you need to know.

In easy to read chapters, with extensive references and links covering all aspects of Educational assessment and evaluation: Educational assessment, Academic standards, Aptitude, Career Clusters, Careerscope, Educational evaluation, General Learning Ability, Knowledge survey, Abecedarian Early Intervention Project, Achievement test, Adaptive comparative judgement, Advanced International Certificate of Education, Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery, Army General Classification Test, Asociación de Inspectores de Educación, Assessment in computer-supported collaborative learning, Assessment Research Centre, Attribute Hierarchy Method, Battelle for Kids, Bologna declaration, Bologna Process, Bracken School Readiness Assessment, Career assessment, Career portfolio, Central Board of Secondary Education, Challenge Index, Chemist in Training, Class rank, College and university rankings, Collegiate Learning Assessment, Computer-based assessment, Computerized adaptive testing, Computerized classification test, Continuous assessment, Corrective feedback, Council on Occupational Education, Course evaluation, Critical Review (Brown University), Criticism of college and university rankings (2007 United States), Criticism of college and university rankings (North America), Curriculum-based measurement, Cutscore, Design Focused Evaluation, Differential item functioning, DISC assessment, Dynamic assessment, E-assessment, Educational accreditation, Higher education accreditation, Educational measurement, Educational Testing Service, Equating, Essay mill, ETS Europe, Extended matching items, Faculty Scholarly Productivity Index, Formative assessment, Free response, FTCE, Gifted Rating Scales, Gourman Report, Grade (education), Grade inflation, Grading on a curve, Graduate Record Examinations, GRE Literature in English Test, GRE Psychology Test, Gwageo, Harlan Hanson, Harcourt Assessment, High school graduation examination in the United States, Higher Education Evaluation and Accreditation Council of Taiwan, Illinois School Report Card, Impact assessment, Impact evaluation, Independent Examinations Board, Institute of Education Sciences, International Baccalaureate, Programme for International Student Assessment, Item response theory, Heidi Hayes Jacobs, Joint Committee on Standards for Educational Evaluation, Kaplan SelfTest, Kaufman Assessment Battery for Children, Knowledge Transferring Assessment, Law school rankings in the United States, Linear-on-the-fly testing, Lisbon Recognition Convention, List of CIE Advanced Level subjects...and much more

This book explains in-depth the real drivers and workings of Educational assessment and evaluation. It reduces the risk of your time and resources investment decisions by enabling you to compare your understanding of Educational assessment and evaluation with the objectivity of experienced professionals.

Unique, authoritative, and wide-ranging, it offers practical and strategic advice for managers, business owners and students worldwide.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781743047934
  • Publisher: Emereo Pty Ltd
  • Publication date: 8/5/2011
  • Pages: 458
  • Sales rank: 1,134,098
  • Product dimensions: 8.27 (w) x 11.69 (h) x 0.93 (d)

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