High stakes : testing for tracking, promotion, and graduation /

" ... focuses on how testing is used in schools to make decisions about tracking and placement, promotion and retention, and awarding or withholding high school diplomas ... sorts out the controversies that emerge when a test score can open or close gates on a student's educational pathway...

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Corporate Authors: National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Appropriate Test Use.
National Research Council (U.S.). Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education. Board on Testing and Assessment.
Other Authors: Heubert, Jay Philip.
Hauser, Robert Mason.
Format: Book Electronic
Language:English
Published:Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 1999.
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