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Author Tankersley, Karen, 1952-

Title Tests that teach : using standardized tests to improve instruction / Karen Tankersley
Published Alexandria, Va. : Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (176 pages) : illustrations
Contents Constructed response : connecting performance and assessment -- Classrooms that create deep thinkers -- Language arts -- Science -- Social studies -- Math -- Building and supporting student achievement
Summary Karen Tankersley examines the various types of questions that routinely appear on national and state assessments and offers guidelines on how to create daily lessons that encourage students to practice the skills and demonstrate the knowledge they'll need to use on high-stakes tests
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 164-165) and index
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Subject Academic achievement -- United States.
Educational tests and measurements -- United States.
Effective teaching -- United States.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2007016645
ISBN 1281239062
1416606602 (electronic bk.)
1416606629 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Digital Editions)
9781416606604 (electronic bk.)
9781416606628 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Digital Editions)
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