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Forthcoming Assessment & Testing Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Improving Testing For English Language Learners

    By Rebecca Kopriva

    More than any book to date, this one provides a comprehensive approach to designing, building, implementing and interpreting test results that validly measure the academic achievement of English language learners. It scaffolds the entire process of test development and implementation and discusses...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Visual Revelations

    Graphical Tales of Fate and Deception From Napoleon Bonaparte To Ross Perot

    By Howard Wainer

    To function in modern society complex data must be absorbed and understood at a breakneck pace. The most efficient way to do this is through data-based graphics. This book is an exploration and celebration of graphical methods of data presentation. Visual Revelations' principal purpose is to...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Psychology Press

  3. Constructing Measures

    An Item Response Modeling Approach

    By Mark Wilson

    Constructing Measures introduces a way to understand the advantages and disadvantages of measurement instruments, how to use such instruments, and how to apply these methods to develop new instruments or adapt old ones. The book is organized around the steps taken while constructing an instrument....

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Designing Tasks in Secondary Education

    Enhancing subject understanding and student engagement

    Edited by Ian Thompson

    Engaging students in learning about their subject is a central concern for all teachers and teacher educators. How teachers view and use the pedagogic potential of different tasks to engage pupils with knowledge in different subjects, is central to this endeavour. Designing Tasks in Secondary...

    To Be Published August 31st 2014 by Routledge

  5. Handbook of Item Response Theory Modeling

    Applications to Typical Performance Assessment

    Edited by Steven P. Reise, Dennis Revicki

    Series: Multivariate Applications Series

    Item response theory (IRT) has moved beyond the confines of educational measurement into assessment domains such as personality, psychopathology, and patient-reported outcomes. Classic and emerging IRT methods and applications that are revolutionizing psychological measurement, particularly for...

    To Be Published December 11th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Teacher-Made Assessments

    How to Connect Curriculum, Instruction, and Student Learning, 2nd Edition

    By Christopher Gareis, Leslie Grant

    Assessment is not only a measure of student learning, but a means to student learning. This bestselling book guides you in constructing and using your own classroom tests, quizzes, and rubrics to improve student achievement. In three steps, it will help you make assessment an integral part of...

    To Be Published December 29th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Meeting the Challenges to Measurement in an Era of Accountability

    Edited by Henry Braun

    Series: NCME APPLICATIONS OF EDUCATIONAL MEASUREMENT AND ASSESSMENT

    Comparatively little has been written about the measurement of achievement beyond grades 1-4 and in non-major subject areas such as the physical and life sciences, the social sciences, foreign languages, and non-academic subjects that are not being addressed by PARCC 7 SBAC. The mission of this...

    To Be Published January 14th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Assessing Children with Specific Learning Difficulties

    A Teacher's Practical Guide

    By Gavin Reid, Gad Elbeheri, John Everatt

    Series: David Fulton / Nasen

    This comprehensive book provides all the information that teachers need to know about assessment in relation to their pupils with Specific Learning Difficulties. The why, how and what of assessment will be addressed, whilst the link between assessment and intervention will also be a key focus....

    To Be Published January 29th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Handbook of Test Development

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Suzanne Lane, Mark Raymond, Thomas M. Haladyna

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published March 14th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Designing Adaptive and Personalized Learning Environments

    By Dr Kinshuk

    Series: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Educational Technology

    Designing Adaptive and Personalized Learning Environments provides a theoretically based yet practical guide to systematic design processes for learning environments that provide automatic customization of learning and instruction. The book consists of four main sections: In Introduction and...

    To Be Published March 14th 2015 by Routledge