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ResearchGate has not been able to resolve any references for this publication. A review of the history of achievement testing reveals that the rationales for standardized tests and the controversies surrounding test use are as old as testing itself. This article attempts to look at the importance of classroom assessment and evaluation advantages.Testing in education and psychology is an attempt to measure a person's knowledge , intelligence in a systematic way. To assess the effectiveness of a particular instructional strategy. childhood education course. ((( 9O-$-O= O#$OO 3-! II. #* ',$*0*$, #*8 7, ,($* "$ *0'*8  ** N , '# ..., "*-#*,,*' 0, *, 6# **! - **(##*$$*, "!$$'#*#*$#( **'# *-*. *#* , <&>0- !#'7*$#. to education, they were soon put to uses that exceeded the technical limits of their design. -* ( * *! Designed originally by to measure verbal and quantitative reasoning, short-term memory and other mental functions, intelligence testing attempts to determine some sense of an individual’s intellectual potential 1. #-OO# '*# 'O-$O6T?T: -!?$, !  ,-$,-$*** -",  0 . Fairness also extends to the accurate reporting of individual and group test results. What is cognitive testing? testing system is a valid means by which to achieve these purposes. $  -'  ; *  # *'# -*!< *> ,. On the educational plane, it allows psychologists, educationalists and teachers to avail themselves of the findings from the research review in their work with schoolchildren and young people with outstanding achievements. The types of assessment tools used today can be divided into four categories: diagnostic, interim, formative and summative. The purpose for reading also determines the appropriate approach to reading comprehension. 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Purpose-driven assessment. This article attempts to look at the importance of classroom assessment and evaluation advantages.Testing in education and psychology is an attempt to measure a person's knowledge , … Despite the substantial amount of development effort required, a well-designed standardized test offers a relatively affordable and efficient way of measuring the The push for both teacher and student accountability in education has led to the development of a variety of testing and assessment tools. !$*!#**(#($# ,*#'#* *-, # $  $$ *! NCLB demonstrated what happens when tests are misused. Writing in the campus newspaper, the Maroon Tiger, King argues that education has both a utilitarian and a moral function.' The purpose of Topic Study Group 33 was to address issues related to assessment in mathematics at all levels and in a variety of forms. This informal activity when accompanied by the recording and analysis of errors will suggest ways of helping pupils and allow the teacher to … Task Force on High-Stakes Testing, the Fair Testing Guidelines for Nurs - ing Education (2012) are based on the League’s core values of caring, integrity, diversity, and excel - lence, and on widely accepted testing principles. Teaching Methods, Tools & Strategies; Article authored by tstyles « Previous. 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