Chapter 26. Evaluating Early Childhood Assessments: A Differential Analysis

  1. Kathleen McCartney and
  2. Deborah Phillips
  1. Samuel J. Meisels and
  2. Sally Atkins-Burnett

Published Online: 11 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470757703.ch26

Blackwell Handbook of Early Childhood Development

Blackwell Handbook of Early Childhood Development

How to Cite

Meisels, S. J. and Atkins-Burnett, S. (2006) Evaluating Early Childhood Assessments: A Differential Analysis, in Blackwell Handbook of Early Childhood Development (eds K. McCartney and D. Phillips), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470757703.ch26

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405120739

Online ISBN: 9780470757703

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • differential analysis;
  • evaluation;
  • psychometric;
  • hypothesis;
  • accountability

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Identification

  • Instructional Improvement

  • Program Evaluation

  • Accountability

  • Conclusion