37th annual conference (2011)

Assessment and the Challenge of Globalization
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A Look at Indigenizing Assessment 0.90 KB 0 downloads

 ,This paper follows the evolution of the Diversity Assessment Rubric at the...
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AN APPRAISAL OF CANDIDATES’ ACHIEVEMENT IN THE WEST AFRICAN SENIOR SCHOOLCERTIFICATE EXAMINATION (WASSCE) AMONG WAEC MEMBER COUNTRIES 577.12 KB 0 downloads

The West African Senior School Certificate Examination(WASSCE) is the international...
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An Investigation of International Science Achievement Using the OECD’s PISA 1 2006 Data Set 137.84 KB 1 downloads

This study uses hierarchical linear modeling (HLM) to analyze data from PISA 2006...
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Assessing literacy on a global scale: Assessment challenges from the Literacy Assessment and Monitoring Programme. 162.64 KB 1 downloads

Based on the main survey field observations in Mongolia, it was suspected that some...
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Assessment on the basis of essay writing in the admission to the master’s degree in the Republic of Azerbaijan 152.91 KB 0 downloads

The admission examination to the master’,s degree in the Republic of Azerbaijan...
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Between policy ideal and success falls the shadow: the challenge of building a literate culture in African home languages and providing access to English 174.29 KB 0 downloads

The South African Constitutions enshrines the right to basic education for all, mentioning...
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Beyond comparisons: is there more to international benchmarking tests than comparisons between countries? 439.32 KB 0 downloads

The IEB provides the key school-leaving examination for independent schools that...
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CBAL: Cognitively Based Assessment of, for, and as Learning 799.29 KB 0 downloads

CBAL, an acronym for Cognitively Based Assessment of, for, and as Learning, is a...
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Challenges in Using Audio Recordings for Large-scale Listening Comprehension Examinations 242.09 KB 2 downloads

Being a multi-cultural society, Singapore has a bilingual policy where students are...
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Characteristics of Raters: Reliable and Valid Versus Unreliable and Invalid 171.56 KB 1 downloads

 ,This study used the multi-faceted Rasch model, classical statistics and verbal...
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Coherence in the Argumentative Essays of ADZU College Freshmen: Assessment of Writing Quality 159.46 KB 1 downloads

The study investigated coherence features in students’, argumentative essays...
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CONTROLLING YOUR SELF-CONTROL - MYTHS AND REALITIES OF TRUE ASSESSMENT IN THE GLOBAL CONTEXT 276.79 KB 1 downloads

The aim of this paper is to highlight the challenges of assessment systems in the...
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Development of Mathematics Test Items 171.55 KB 1 downloads

IPST has responsible for improving quality of teaching and learning in Science, Mathematics...
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Development of Science Test Items 178.23 KB 1 downloads

IPST has responsible for improving quality of teaching and learning in Science, Mathematics...
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Ensuring comparability of instruments in international assessments Miss Bethan Burge 199.52 KB 0 downloads

The success of large scale international surveys is dependent on gathering robust...
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Estimating Examinee Intrinsic Difficulty for Providing Greater Specificity of Feedback for Instruction 1.08 MB 0 downloads

Intrinsic difficulties as opposed to proportion correct scores reflect judgments...
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Indigenised and Indigenous assessments in Nigeria: Opinion of teachers and students 140.12 KB 0 downloads

Assessments involve collection of information for decision making within any context...
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Instruction and assessment in multicultural contexts – A Case Study of 14 years as a Teacher and Examiner in a multicultural International School. 95.80 KB 0 downloads

Instructing students and assessing their work involves teacher assessment, in so...
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International Comparison of Information Literacy in Digital Environments 480.18 KB 0 downloads

Despite coming of digital technology age, many have struggled over the concept of...
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Learning Levels of Grade V Students in Environmental Studies 238.26 KB 0 downloads

The Department of Educational Measurement and Evaluation of National Council of Educational...
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