You are here

High Stakes Performance Assessment

High Stakes Performance Assessment
Perspectives on Kentucky's Educational Reform

April 1995 | 112 pages | Corwin
The implementation of a 'high stakes', performace-based assessment system has resulted in financial rewards being granted to those schools demonstrating improved results, while sanctions have been imposed on schools whose academic performance is poor. Contributors to this book examine the complex issues associated with this system in the state of Kentucky and offer diverse opinion on the topic.
Thomas R Guskey
Edward Kifer
Development of Kentucky's Instructional Results Information System (KIRIS)
Peter Winograd and Karen Webb
Impact on Curriculum Reform
Scott Trimble
Ensuring Educational Accountability
Ben Oldham
A School District's Perspective
Edward Haertel
Theoretical and Practical Implications

Not enough info needed for course objectives

Dr Stefanie Rachis
Education Dept, Shaw University
August 6, 2014

For instructors

Please contact your Academic Consultant to check inspection copy availability for your course.

Select a Purchasing Option

ISBN: 9780803961692
ISBN: 9780803961685