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standardized test

 [stan´dard-īzd]
a test that has already been used on a wide population of subjects; its results are not limited in application to a particular test group.

standardized test

any empirically developed examination with established reliability and validity as determined by repeated evaluation of the method and results.

standardized test

A test that has been developed empirically, has adequate norms, definite instructions for administration, and evidence of reliability and validity.
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org) operates one of the first standardized assessment schemes for the IEC 62443 IACS cybersecurity standards, and this program has been heavily adopted by Siemens as a leading provider of automation equipment and industrial security services, as well as being a global manufacturing company.
As a result of this partnership, both GEMS and non-GEMS students will benefit from a wide range of comprehensive services which will support the four pillars of student counselling; career assessment, study abroad options, student standardized assessment and financial aid and scholarships.
Chapters incorporate the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics Process Standards and Expectations, the Common Core State Standards, and relevant research, as well as worked examples with solutions, homework questions, different types of questions on standardized assessment tests, and problems from actual elementary math texts.
Require post-acute providers to report standardized assessment data--This will be accomplished by building on existing PAC assessment tools and requiring the reporting of common data for purposes of patient assessment, quality comparisons, resource use measurement and payment reform.
Contributing to a gap in research within oncology is the lack of implementing standardized assessment tools.
This first version of Lung-RADS is designed to improvepatient care by providing standardized assessment structure and management recommendations for CT lung cancer screening, said Dr.
WORCESTER -- Small percentages of students at 31 Worcester public schools will field test a standardized assessment that could someday replace MCAS, but some parents are saying they want their children to opt out, an option the state says does not exist.
Those who have a growth mindset perform significantly better on SIMCE language and math tests, which is a standardized assessment that is implemented every other year to all 10th graders in Chile.
These findings have important implications for policymakers because standardized assessment tests are often high-stakes for teachers and principals .
15) As a tool for judging the effectiveness of individual teachers, the National Academy of Sciences warns against the over-emphasis of standardized assessment scores as the primary mode of evaluation in Duncan's Race to the Top Initiative, noting that, "while standardized tests are helpful in measuring a reform's effects, evaluations should rely on multiple indicators of what students know and can do, not just a single test score.
If no standardized assessment for a particular outcome is available, researchers can develop their own and conduct a pilot study to evaluate their test's sensitivity.
Some areas examined are building trust, dealing with conflict, school improvement decisions, acknowledging standardized assessment data, and building the capacity of instructional leaders.

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