Constructing and Using Achievement Tests in the Classroom (American University Studies) by Fred M. Smith
Constructing and Using Achievement Tests in the Classroom (American University Studies)
Author: Fred M. Smith
Title: Constructing and Using Achievement Tests in the Classroom (American University Studies)
ISBN10: 0820401005
ISBN13: 978-0820401003
Format: .PDF .EPUB .FB2
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Publisher: Peter Lang Publishing (December 31, 1984)
Language: English
Size pdf: 1528 kb
Size epub: 1459 kb
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Category: Education & Teaching
Subcategory: Schools & Teaching
This text is designed to help pre-service and in-service teachers improve their skills in testing and evaluating student achievement. It may be used as a supplementary text in undergraduate teaching methods classes, or as a guide for in-service workshops and teacher improvement projects.
Sufficient background is provided to enable teachers to understand why tests should be constructed and used in certain ways. The major chapters, however, focus on writing instructional objectives, writing test items, evaluating tests, and evaluating pupil achievement. The format of the text is designed to make it easy to use - even self instructing. It illustrates the teaching proce- dure of utilizing well written objectives, followed by text and learning exercises specific to each.