- Häftad (Paperback)
- Antal sidor
- New ed
- Walberg, Herbert J. (foreword)/Stone, J. E. (preface)
- 1, black & white illustrations
- 222 x 152 x 19 mm
- Antal komponenter
- 2:B&W 6 x 9 in or 229 x 152 mm Perfect Bound on Creme w/Gloss Lam
- 566 g
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Kill the Messenger
The War on Standardized Testing
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"[A]n embattled book. Incensed by the partisan tactics of anti-testing groups, Phelps deliberately goes to great lengths to expound and analyze the differing points of view, helped by scrupulous and scholarly documentation and a robustly empirical approach." - Martin Turner, Intelligence "With standardized testing prominently featured in the No Child Left Behind Act, Kill the Messenger should be required reading. Our children deserve it!" - Charlene K. Harr, author of The Politics of the PTA"
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Richard P. Phelps has devoted most of his working life to the world of education. His work on testing has been published in Evaluation Review, the Industrial-Organizational Psychologist, and Educational and Psychological Measurement. Herbert J. Walberg, a distinguished visiting fellow at the Hoover Institution and a member of the Koret Task Force on K-12 Education, is a University Scholar at the University of Illinois at Chicago and chairman of the board of directors of the Heartland Institute in Chicago. J. E. Stone is the founder and moderator of the Education Consumers Clearing House, and a professor of education at East Tennessee State University.