Vertical Scales

Authored by: Michael J. Young , Ye Tong

Handbook of Test Development

Print publication date:  November  2015
Online publication date:  October  2015

Print ISBN: 9780415626019
eBook ISBN: 9780203102961
Adobe ISBN: 9781136242571


 Download Chapter



Since the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 (NCLB), there has been an increasing emphasis on documenting student progress over time for various subject areas. Using a vertical scale can meet the need for a common interpretive framework for test results across grades and yield important information that informs individual and classroom instruction.

Search for more...
Back to top

Use of cookies on this website

We are using cookies to provide statistics that help us give you the best experience of our site. You can find out more in our Privacy Policy. By continuing to use the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.