Reflections on assessment its purposes, methods, and effects on learning by Kathleen Strickland

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Published by Boynton/Cook Publishers in Portsmouth, NH .

Written in English

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Places:

  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Educational tests and measurements -- United States.,
  • Grading and marking (Students) -- United States.,
  • Portfolios in education -- United States.,
  • Education -- Standards -- United States.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-220) and index.

Book details

StatementKathleen and James Strickland ; [editor, Peter R. Stillman].
ContributionsStrickland, James., Stillman, Peter.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLB3051 .S88 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 224 p. :
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL701829M
ISBN 100867094451
LC Control Number97050312

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