7 edition of Tests That Teach found in the catalog.
August 30, 2007 by ASCD .
Written in English
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In Tests That Teach: Using Standardized Tests to Improve Instruction, Karen Tankersley guides you with proven tips and instructional strategies to help your students perform to their potential.
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It is possible for educators to make better choices about how and when to teach to the test than the alarmist newspaper articles and editorials would seem to suggest.
This article from the Center for Comprehensive School Reform and Improvement aims to help readers think beyond simple compliance with federal law or basic implementation of programs. So you shouldn’t be getting all of your test knowledge from unofficial books, but even so, the right TOEFL book will help a lot in teaching test strategy—you’ll find good ideas that you might not have thought of on your own, and you’ll have a wealth of exercises for students to practice the smaller skills necessary for the : Lucas Fink.
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Get your picket sign ready. Some of the cons of teaching to the test can be pretty durn convincing. The approach could lead to inaccurate measurements of student and teacher skills.
In other words, tests take samples of knowledge. If you teach to the test, the accuracy of those samples (and the knowledge that goes beyond the samples) will not. As part of the process of becoming a licensed educator in particular areas in Ohio’s pre-kindergarten through grade 12 system, candidates must pass licensure exams.
Depending upon the content area, the tests for initial licensure are the Ohio Assessment for Educators, the ACTFL/LTI examinations for candidates who wish to teach world languages. Other scholars made similar arguments about the negative consequences of teaching to the test. InHani Morgan, associate professor of education at the University of Southern Mississippi, wrote that learning based on memorization and recall may improve student performance on tests, but fails to develop higher-level thinking skills.
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