Key Concepts in Educational Assessmentby Tina Isaacs, Catherine Zara, Graham Herbert, Steven J Coombs and Charles Smith SAGE Publications Ltd
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- clear definitions of the concepts
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Created to support students of education on undergraduate and postgraduate courses, and established education professionals including those who are members of the Chartered Institute of Educational Assessors (CIEA), this book is an accessible guide for anyone engaged in educational assessment. The book offers the reader a clear guide to the complex field of educational assessment, and suggests routes to more detailed study.
Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL)
Assessment for Learning
Assessment of Learning
Basic Skills Assessment
Grading, Including Marking
Intelligence Quotient (IQ)
National Curriculum Assessment
Peer and Self Assessment
Purposes of Assessment
Recording and Tracking
Regulation of Assessment
Supply and Selection
Catherine Zara was most recently Director of the MA in Educational Assessment and Director of the BA (Hons) in Post Compulsory Education and Training at the University of Warwick.
Graham Herbert is Director of the CIEA.
Steve Coombs is Head of Department for Continuing Professional Development at Bath Spa University, which offers an MA in Educational Assessment.
Charles Smith is senior lecturer in economics and education at Swansea Metropolitan University