Toward Educational Testing Reform: Inside Reading Achievement Tests

32 Pages Posted: 30 Jan 2012 Last revised: 31 Dec 2013

Date Written: 2013

Abstract

The paper (1) uses the U. S. National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) as a prototype for examining standardized reading achievement tests at the item level, and (2) sketches an alternative based on an initiative underway in the United Kingdom.

Keywords: educational achievement tests, standardized testing, reading tests, educational reform

Suggested Citation

Schutz, Dick, Toward Educational Testing Reform: Inside Reading Achievement Tests (2013). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1992718 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1992718

Dick Schutz (Contact Author)

3RsPlus, Inc. ( email )

Long Beach, CA 90807
United States
562 427-5949 (Phone)

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