Rivera announced today that student performance on the recently released National Assessment of Education Progress (NAEP) shows that Pennsylvania students are performing better than their peers on the standardized assessment
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
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.
The fact that scores from a standardized assessment
demonstrate adequate evidence for test validity and reliability does not necessarily imply that using those scores to create value-added scores for teachers is appropriate.
The current emphasis on standardized assessment
test without remediation is another form of sort and select.
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.
One of the most important aspects of Webb's (1997) model is that the alignment between external standardized assessment
and standards are analyzed from several perspectives.
Since there are so many ways to generate useful experiences for patients, I would be hesitant to rely on some standardized assessment
of the qualities assumed to be crucial.
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.
For good reasons, we continue to promote the advancement of standardized assessment
tools in evidence-based clinical rehabilitation .