Pathfinder : Educational Tests and Measurements

Scope Note :

Here are entered works concerned with testing student academic achievement and aptitudes.

Use For

  • Educational assessments
  • Educational measurements
  • Mental tests
  • Tests and measurements in education

Broader Term:

  • Psychological tests for children
  • Psychometrics
  • Students -- Rating of

Related Terms :

  • Academic achievement
  • Educational tests & measurements -- Law & legislation
  • Examinations
  • Psychological tests

Narrower Terms :

  • Ability -- Testing
  • Achievement tests
  • Character tests
  • Children -- skills test
  • College major interest inventory
  • College entrance achievement tests
  • Competency based educational tests
  • Comprehensive examinations
  • Detroit tests of learning aptitude
  • Domain-referenced tests
  • Dynamic assessment (Education)
  • Early learning skills analysis
  • Examinations -- Scoring
  • Formative tests
  • Grading and marking students
  • High school placement tests
  • High-stakes tests
  • Iowa tests of educational development
  • Item response theory
  • Listening comprehensive tests
  • Miller-Yoder language comprehension test
  • Norm-referenced tests
  • Ohio tests of articulation & perception of sounds
  • Personality tests
  • Placement testing
  • Predictive validity
  • Preschool tests
  • Prism (Educational test)
  • Sexism in educational tests
  • Sociometry
  • Spelling ability -- Testing
  • Standardized tests
  • Student talent & risk profile
  • Test bias
  • Test of auditory reasoning & processing skills
  • Universities and Colleges -- Entrance examination
  • Wisconsin tests of testimony & reasoning assessment
  • Woodcock-Munoz language survey

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[Retrieved November 16, 2006]

This website provides free online practice tests from Barron's Educational Series for ACT, SAT GED, TOEFL and NCLEX.

Code of Professional Responsibilities in Educational Measurement
[Retrieved November 16, 2006]

This code was prepared by the National Council on Measurement in Education (NCME) Ad Hoc Committee on the Development of Code of Ehtics. This code serves as a guide for all persons who are engaged in educational assessment and measurement activities, in the hope that such will be conducted in a professional manner.

FairTest: The National Center for Fair & Open Testing
[Retrieved November 16, 2006]

This website is maintained by the National Center for Fair and Open Testing which is a non-profit advocacy organization whose aim is to demonstrate the use alternative methods other than the standardized tests in evaluating schools, teachers and their students.

General Education Development (GED) Testing Service
[Retrieved November 16, 2006]

This website provides information for potential test takers, sample tests, test center locations and more.

Pathways to School Improvement
[Retrieved November 16, 2006]

This site provides synthesis of researches, policies, and best practices on issues critical to educators engaged in school improvement, such as assessment, at-risk students, family & community, instruction, leadership, literacy, mathematics & science, policy, professional development, and technology in education.

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Compiled by : Ms. Michelle E. Mendoza

Date : October 2008