Educational assessment, at one time a relatively uncontroversial subject, is now riven by a diversity of views. The most crucial division is between those who continue to believe in the effectiveness of objective assessment techniques and those who favour alternative methods. This book presents an analysis of the strengths, weaknesses and rationales for both.What was the public response to the U.S. involvement in World War II, the Korean conflict, the Vietnam war, and the Gulfwar? ... problems, to generate novel explanations, or synthesize information, are legitimate purposes for essay questions.
|Title||:||Assessment In The Classroom|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2005-08-09|