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ERME 7565 Large-Scale Assessment: Methods and Practice (Spring: 3 )


Course Description

Examines large scale assessment procedures internationally (TIMSS and PIRLS) and nationally (NAEP and NCLB). Considers technical, operational, and reporting procedures in view of requirements for reliability and validity as well as resource constraints and political issues. Uses examples from the TIMSS and PIRLS international assessments in mathematics, science, and reading to illustrate procedures for instrument development, sampling, data collection, analysis, IRT scaling, and reporting results.


Instructor(s): Ina Mullis

Prerequisites: None

Cross listed with:

Comments: Recommended: ERME/APSY7462 and ERME/APSY7468


Last Updated: 22-Jun-15