Features: *Solid foundation in the basics of validity and reliability, as well as all of the different forms of assessment *Concise, comprehensive treatment of all four skills includes classification of assessment techniques. *Thorough examination of standards-based assessment and standardized testing. * Practical examples illustrate principles. *End-of-chapter exercises and suggested additional readings provide opportunities for further exploration.The ultimate objective of the placement test (consisting of a five-minute oral interview and an essay-writing task) was to find a ... But the interview and writing sample added some important face validity, gave a more personal touch in a smallanbsp;...
|Author||:||H. Douglas Brown|
|Publisher||:||Allyn & Bacon - 2004|