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Title Assessing basic academic skills in higher education : the Texas approach / edited by Richard T. Alpert, William Phillip Gorth, Richard G. Allan
Published Hillsdale, N.J. : L. Erlbaum Associates, 1989
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 274 pages) : illustrations
Contents Testing from a legislative perspective / Wilhelmina Delco -- TASP : an opportunity to regain opportunities lost / William Sanford -- Preventing test bias in the Texas Academic Skills Program / Joan M. Matthews -- Balancing state initiative and campus participation in Texas / Joan M. Matthews and Richard T. Alpert -- The assessment movement : improving quality or limiting access for minority students? / Manuel J. Justiz and Marilyn C. Kameen -- New conceptions of reading for basic skills assessment / Timothy Shanahan -- Using assessment to improve instruction : the New Jersey Algebra Project / Charles Pine -- Measuring writing skills using the process model / Edward White -- The role of basic academic skills development in the reform of education / Theodore J. Marchese
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Texas Academic Skills Program.
Texas Academic Skills Program.
Basic education -- Ability testing -- Texas.
College freshmen -- Rating of -- Texas
Remedial teaching -- Texas
THEA Test.
Genre/Form New Orleans (La., 1988)
Form Electronic book
Author Allan, Richard G., 1943-
Alpert, Richard T.
Gorth, William P.
ISBN 1136465413