Standardized test
A standardized test is a test that is administered and scored in a consistent, or "standard", manner. Standardized tests are designed in such a way that the questions, conditions for administering, s...
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What can the US learn from South Korea's testing pressures?
South Korean students have consistently been at the top of global standardized tests. But the high grades have come at a tremendous cost.
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Imperial examination
The imperial examination was a civil service examination system in Imperial China to select candidates for the state bureaucracy. Although there were imperial exams as early as the Han dynasty, the sy...
What can the US learn from South Korea's testing pressures?
South Korean students have consistently been at the top of global standardized tests. But the high grades have come at a tremendous cost.
History of the Republic of China
The History of the Republic of China begins after the Qing dynasty in 1912, when the formation of the Republic of China as a constitutional republic put an end to 4,000 years of Imperial rule. The Qin...
Differential norming
Differential norming is the process of adjusting the scores on a standardized test based on the race of the test takers. This involves administering an identical test to all participants but scoring...
Preliminary English Test
Cambridge English: Preliminary, also known as the Preliminary English Test (PET), is an English language examination provided by Cambridge English Language Assessment (previously known as University o...
TerraNova (test)
TerraNova is a series of standardized achievement tests used in the United States designed to assess K-12 student achievement in reading, language arts, mathematics, science, social studies, vocabular...
Health Professions Admissions Test
The Health Professions Admissions Test is a university admissions test. It is used by all universities in Ireland for admissions to medicine courses, and by the University of Ulster for some medicine ...
Cambridge English Language Assessment
Cambridge English Language Assessment is part of the University of Cambridge and has been providing English language assessments and qualifications for over 100 years.The first Cambridge English exami...
College Scholastic Ability Test
College Scholastic Ability Test or CSAT (Korean: 대학수학능력시험, hanja: 大學修學能力試驗 ; also abbreviated as Suneung (수능)) is a type of standardized test accepted by South Korean universities. It was made off...
National Achievement Test
National Achievement Test or the short acronym of NAT. It is a national or only at the nation of the Philippines could be taken this examination program. In the nation of the Philippines, this test ex...
Academic Performance Index (California public schools)
The Academic Performance Index (API) is a measurement of academic performance and progress of individual schools in California, United States. It is one of the main components of the Public Schools Ac...
Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia
The Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM, English: Malaysian Higher School Certificate) is a pre-university examination taken by students in Malaysia. It was formerly known as the Higher School Ce...
National Admissions Test for Law
The LNAT or National Admissions Test for Law, is an admissions aptitude test that was adopted in 2004 by eight UK university law programmes as an admissions requirement for home applicants. The test w...
Everett Franklin Lindquist
Everett Franklin Lindquist (June 4, 1901 – May 13, 1978) was a professor of education at the University of Iowa College of Education. He is best known as the creator of the ACT and other standardized ...
Secondary School Admission Test
The Secondary School Admission Test, or SSAT, is an admission test administered by the Secondary School Admission Test Board (SSATB) to students in grades 3-11 to provide a standardized measure that w...
Vestibular
The Vestibular (from Portuguese: vestíbulo, "entrance hall") is a competitive examination and is the primary and widespread entrance system used by Brazilian universities to select their students....
UMAT
The Undergraduate Medicine and Health Sciences Admission Test (UMAT, /ˈjuːmæt/ EW-mat) is a test administered by the Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER) in Australia and New Zealand to ...
CEPA (Common Educational Proficiency Assessment)
Common Educational Proficiency Assessment (CEPA) is a set of locally-developed standardized tests used for admissions and placement by three federal institutions of higher education in the United Arab...
Anchor paper
An anchor paper is a sample essay response to an assignment or test question requiring an essay, primarily in an educational effort. Unlike more traditional educational assessments such as multiple ch...