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Scholastic Aptitudes And The Future Of An Illusion, Editor Nov 2000

Scholastic Aptitudes And The Future Of An Illusion, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article describes basic problems with how the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) is conceived and employed in the United States (US).


Curriculum And Assessment : A Question Of Politics?, Christine R. Brew, Gilah C. Leder Nov 2000

Curriculum And Assessment : A Question Of Politics?, Christine R. Brew, Gilah C. Leder

Australian Journal of Teacher Education

The Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) has been subject to ongoing modifications since its full introduction in 1992. These changes were largely driven by vocal opponents of this educational reform. In this paper we give voice to teachers charged with implementing the curriculum and assessment directives of the VCE. Specifically, we draw on the experiences of close to 500 senior mathematics teachers – through interview and survey data - to consider the impact on them of the evolution of the VCE.


The Evaluation Of Education Systems: Insecurity Through Testing?, Editor Jul 2000

The Evaluation Of Education Systems: Insecurity Through Testing?, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article describes some fallacies in a common approach to employing the testing of students in evaluating education systems.


Mcas Morass, William C. Levin Jun 2000

Mcas Morass, William C. Levin

Bridgewater Review

No abstract provided.