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Measurement Moments – Part 8

According to the “Standards for Educational and Psychological Testing,” alignment is “the degree to which the content and cognitive demands of test questions match targeted content and cognitive demands described in the test specifications” (AERA, APA, & NCME,...

Measurement Moments – Part 6

As described in Part 5 of this blog series, a test is designed for a specific purpose, such as granting certification or placing students in entry-level college courses. Specifically, K–12 educational testing aims to find something out about students, such as their...