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Title Construction versus choice in cognitive measurement : issues in constructed response, performance testing, and portfolio assessment / edited by Randy Elliot Bennett, William C. Ward
Published Hillsdale, N.J. : L. Erlbaum Associates, 1993


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Description xi, 339 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents 1. On the Meanings of Constructed Response / Randy Elliot Bennett -- 2. On the Equivalence of the Traits Assessed by Multiple-Choice and Constructed-Response Tests / Ross E. Traub -- 3. Construct Validity and Constructed-Response Tests / Richard E. Snow -- 4. Trait Equivalence as Construct Validity of Score Interpretation Across Multiple Methods of Measurement / Samuel Messick -- 5. A Framework for Studying Differences Between Multiple-Choice and Free-Response Test Items / Robert J. Mislevy -- 6. Item Construction and Psychometric Models Appropriate for Constructed Responses / Kikumi K. Tatsuoka -- 7. Constructed Response and Differential Item Functioning: A Pragmatic Approach / Neil J. Dorans and Alicia P. Schmitt -- 8. Item Formats for Assessment in Mathematics / James Braswell and Jane Kupin -- 9. The Place of Portfolios in Our Changing Views of Writing Assessment / Roberta Camp -- 10. Assessment as an Episode of Learning / Dennie Palmer Wolf
11. Performance Assessment and Educational Measurement / Drew H. Gitomer -- 12. Innovation and Reform: Examples from Teacher Assessment / Carol Anne Dwyer -- 13. The Federal Role in Standardized Testing / Terry W. Hartle and Peter A. Battaglia -- 14. The Politics of Multiple-Choice Versus Free-Response Assessment / Sharon P. Robinson
Notes Contains papers from a conference sponsored by Educational Testing Service, held in Princeton, N.J., in November 1990
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject Educational tests and measurements -- United States -- Evaluation -- Congresses.
Educational tests and measurements -- United States -- Evaluation.
Examinations -- Validity -- United States -- Congresses.
Examinations -- United States -- Design and construction -- Congresses.
Examinations -- United States -- Design and construction.
Examinations -- Validity -- United States.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Bennett, Randy Elliot, 1952-
Ward, William C., 1939-
LC no. 92031274
ISBN 0805809643 (acid-free paper)