achievement test


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achievement test

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(Psychology) psychol a test designed to measure the effects that learning and teaching have on individuals
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Results of the science achievement test also confirm their poor level of understandings.
New tests include the California Standards Tests in science, given to fifth-graders, and in history-social science, given to eighth-graders, as well as results of the California Achievement Test, Sixth Edition Survey, which is given at the third- and seventh-grade levels, and the California Exit Exam, given to all 10th-grade students.
Individual differences in both fraction arithmetic and mathematics achievement test scores were predicted by differences in fraction magnitude knowledge and whole number division, even after the contributions of reading achievement and executive functioning were statistically controlled.
One of the key measures for academic health, the API draws from scores on the California Standards Test, California Achievement Test and California High School Exit Exam.
Will there be a significant improvement in the achievement test scores of underachieving, chronically misbehaving students when the instruction is congruent with their environmental, physiological, and emotional learning-style preferences compared to when the instruction is presented traditionally?
An achievement test in chemistry might in part require mathematical training or arithmetic skill and in part require knowledge of nonmathematical facts" (p.
Participants were in the third through tenth grades and most were evaluated with the Idaho Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) before and after Fast ForWord participation; others were assessed with the Woodcock-McGrew-Werder Mini-Battery of Achievement (MBA).
An experimental analysis of selected teaching strategies implemented at specific times of the school day and their effects on the social studies achievement test scores and attitudes of fourth-grade, low-achieving students in an urban school setting (Doctoral dissertation, St.
A major goal of achievement test writers is to spread pupils out from high to low or from the ninetieth percentile to the first percentile.
While a state's high-stakes achievement test delivers useful reports and data to teachers, it is difficult finding the time to individualize learning for even one student, let alone a whole classroom.
In order to identify the differences among the groups, biology achievement test was used as pre- and post test.

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