Everything School Leaders Need to Know about Assessment

ISBN-10: 141297979X
ISBN-13: 9781412979795
Edition: 2010
Authors: W. James Popham
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List price: $31.95
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: Corwin Press
Publication date: 4/15/2010
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 224
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.792
Language: English

Preface
Acknowledgments
About the Author
Why Do We Test?
The Role of Assessment
Coping with the Covert
Decisions, Decisions, Decisions
Unwarranted Perceptions of Precision
Crucial Understandings
Recommended Reading
Validity: Assessment's Cornerstone
The Validity of Inferences
Collecting Validity Evidence: Three Coins in the Fountain
Crucial Understandings
Recommended Reading
Test Reliability
Three Kinds of Consistency
Assessment Consistency for Individual Students
Reliability and Validity: Strange Bedfellows?
Crucial Understandings
Recommended Reading
Assessment Bias
What is Assessment Bias?
Why is Assessment Bias So Reprehensible?
Reducing Assessment Bias
Crucial Understandings
Recommended Reading
Instructional Sensitivity
Different Quests for Different Tests
Mistaken Evaluations of Schooling
What is Instructional Sensitivity?
Determining an Accountability Test's Instructional Sensitivity
What's a School Leader to Do?
Crucial Understandings
Recommended Reading
Test Construction
Purpose as the Measurement Motivator
A Three-Component Game Plan
Item Development
Item Improvement
Test Assembly
Crucial Understandings
Recommended Reading
Rubrics: Potentially Potent Evaluative Tools
What Makes Up a Rubric?
Determining a Rubric's Quality
Crucial Understandings
Recommended Reading
Formative Assessment: Underused Magic Bullet
What is Formative Assessment
What Evidence Supports Formative Assessment?
How Does Formative Assessment Function?
Once Over, Very Lightly
Crucial Understandings
Recommended Reading
Assessing Students' Affect
Why Mess Around with Affect?
How to Assess Students' Affect
Building an Affective Inventory
Crucial Understandings
Recommended Reading
"Top 20" Crucial Understandings About Educational Assessment
Understanding the Understandings
Spreading the Word
The Top-20 List
Recommended Reading
Recommended Reading Roundup
Index

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