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Title The Rise and fall of national test scores / edited by Gilbert R. Austin, Herbert Garber.

Imprint New York : Academic Press, 1982.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  371.26 R492    ---  Available
Description xvii, 270 p. ; 24 cm.
Series Educational psychology
Bibliography Includes bibliographies and index.
Contents Learning, schooling, scores -- College entrance examination trends -- Analyzing changes in school levels of achievement for men and women using Project Talent ten and fifteen-year retests -- Functional literacy and writing -- Reading trend data in the United States -- Trends in school mathematics performance --National science test scores -- Trends in educational standards in Great Britain and Ireland -- Race, social class, expectation, and achievement -- The final hurdle -- The implications for society.
Subject Educational tests and measurements -- Evaluation.
Academic achievement -- Evaluation.
Added Author Austin, Gilbert R.
Garber, Herbert.
ISBN 0120685809

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