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Product Description: The importance of fairness, validity, and accessibility in assessment is greater than ever as testing expands to include more diverse populations, more complex purposes, and more sophisticated technologies. This book offers a detailed account of fairness in assessment, and illustrates the interplay between assessment and broader changes in education...read more
By Linda L. Cook (editor)

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9781138026186 | Routledge, July 7, 2016, cover price $295.00 | About this edition: The importance of fairness, validity, and accessibility in assessment is greater than ever as testing expands to include more diverse populations, more complex purposes, and more sophisticated technologies.

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9781138026193 | Routledge, July 7, 2016, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: The importance of fairness, validity, and accessibility in assessment is greater than ever as testing expands to include more diverse populations, more complex purposes, and more sophisticated technologies.

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Product Description: An urgent case for protecting public education, from one of America's best-known education expertsIn this landmark book, Diane Ravitch - former assistant secretary of education and a leader in the drive to create a national curriculum - examines her career in education reform and repudiates positions that she once staunchly advocated...read more

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9780465036585 | 3 rev exp edition (Basic Books, June 28, 2016), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: An urgent case for protecting public education, from one of America's best-known education expertsIn this landmark book, Diane Ravitch - former assistant secretary of education and a leader in the drive to create a national curriculum - examines her career in education reform and repudiates positions that she once staunchly advocated.
9780465025572 | Rev exp edition (Basic Books, November 1, 2011), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: A passionate plea to preserve and renew public education, The Death and Life of the Great American School System is a radical change of heart from one of America’s best-known education experts.

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9780465028214 | Basic Books, November 1, 2011, cover price $16.99

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Product Description: This book guides teachers as they develop and analyze meaningful assignments that can be used as formative assessments in the classroom. This system is easy and will result in relevant data to use for differentiation. The assessments are directly based on the work of the classroom rather than developed by an outside entity...read more

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9781475819694 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, April 15, 2016, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: This book guides teachers as they develop and analyze meaningful assignments that can be used as formative assessments in the classroom.

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9781475819700 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, April 6, 2016, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: This book covers the reason why teachers should assess in an ongoing fashion.

Assessment is a process of collecting information for the purpose of making important decisions about students. It is critical that those decisions be made both appropriately and fairly. Noted as the standard for professional resources in the field, ASSESSMENT offers basic assessment information along with a handbook-style reference of frank, comprehensive reviews of the tests most administered in K-12 schools. Featuring an emphasis on improved outcomes, the book equips teachers with the tools and knowledge to do assessments correctly as well as use assessment information to bolster student competence.

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9781133307549 | 12 unbnd edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 2012), cover price $165.95
9781111833411, titled "Assessment In Special and Inclusive Education: In Special and Inclusive Education" | 12 edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 2012), cover price $260.95 | About this edition: Assessment is a process of collecting information for the purpose of making important decisions about students.

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Product Description: Assessing English Language Learners explains and illustrates the main ideas underlying assessment as an activity intimately linked to instruction and the basic principles for developing, using, selecting, and adapting assessment instruments and strategies to assess content knowledge in English language learners (ELLs)...read more

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9780415819282 | Routledge, February 26, 2016, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Assessing English Language Learners explains and illustrates the main ideas underlying assessment as an activity intimately linked to instruction and the basic principles for developing, using, selecting, and adapting assessment instruments and strategies to assess content knowledge in English language learners (ELLs).

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9780415819299 | Routledge, February 9, 2016, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Assessing English Language Learners explains and illustrates the main ideas underlying assessment as an activity intimately linked to instruction and the basic principles for developing, using, selecting, and adapting assessment instruments and strategies to assess content knowledge in English language learners (ELLs).

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Product Description: Curriculum-based measurement (CBM) has been adopted by growing numbers of school districts and states since the publication of this definitive practitioner guide and course text. The second edition presents step-by-step guidelines for using CBM in screening, progress monitoring, and data-based instructional decision making in PreK-12...read more

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9781462524662 | 2 edition (Guilford Pubn, April 5, 2016), cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Curriculum-based measurement (CBM) has been adopted by growing numbers of school districts and states since the publication of this definitive practitioner guide and course text.
9781593853990 | 1 edition (Guilford Pubn, December 12, 2006), cover price $42.00 | About this edition: This pragmatic, accessible book presents an empirically supported conceptual framework and hands-on instructions for conducting curriculum-based measurement (CBM) in grades K-8.

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Product Description: No sooner is a child walking and talking than the ABCs and 1-2-3s give way to the full-on alphabet soup: the ERBs, the OLSAT, the IQ, the NCLB for AYP, the IEP for ELLs, the CHAT and PDDST for ASD or LD and G&T or ADD and ADHD, the PSATs, then the ACTs and SATs—all designed to assess and monitor a child's readiness for education...read more

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9781610396011 | Reprint edition (Public Affairs, January 5, 2016), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: No sooner is a child walking and talking than the ABCs and 1-2-3s give way to the full-on alphabet soup: the ERBs, the OLSAT, the IQ, the NCLB for AYP, the IEP for ELLs, the CHAT and PDDST for ASD or LD and G&T or ADD and ADHD, the PSATs, then the ACTs and SATs—all designed to assess and monitor a child's readiness for education.

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Product Description: Based on a large-scale international study of teachers in Los Angeles, Chicago, Ontario, and New York, this book illustrates the ways increased use of high-stakes standardized testing is fundamentally changing education in the US and Canada with a negative overall impact on the way teachers teach and students learn...read more

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9781137486646 | Palgrave Macmillan, December 2, 2015, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: Based on a large-scale international study of teachers in Los Angeles, Chicago, Ontario, and New York, this book illustrates the ways increased use of high-stakes standardized testing is fundamentally changing education in the US and Canada with a negative overall impact on the way teachers teach and students learn.

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Product Description: A volume in The MARCES Book Series Series Editor: Robert W. Lissitz, University of Maryland The Race To The Top (RTTP) federal education policy fostered a new generation of state tests. This policy advocated adopting common core standards which set a higher level of learning targets for students in the US K-12 education...read more
By Robert W. Lissitz (editor)

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9781681233086 | Information Age Pub Inc, November 1, 2015, cover price $85.99 | About this edition: A volume in The MARCES Book Series Series Editor: Robert W.

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9781681233079 | Information Age Pub Inc, November 1, 2015, cover price $45.99 | About this edition: A volume in The MARCES Book Series Series Editor: Robert W.

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The Seventh Edition of Educational Testing and Measurement retains the jargon-free, reader-friendly, conversational found in earlier editions, and includes: Updated information on the rapidly changing, and increasingly important field of educational testing. Key measurement information about the construction of teacher-made tests and other classroom measurement procedures. Guidelines for the administration and interpretation of standardized tests. Provides descriptive statistics and basic psychometric theory. Recent developments in the personal computer arena that affect classroom measurement. Provides a math skills review designed to help teachers brush up on the math necessary to interpret test results. Offers real life scenarios and dialogues of teachers dealing with parents, other teachers, administrators, counselors, and students.

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9780471149774 | 7 edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, November 1, 2002), cover price $100.85 | About this edition: The Seventh Edition of Educational Testing and Measurement retains the jargon-free, reader-friendly, conversational found in earlier editions, and includes: Updated information on the rapidly changing, and increasingly important field of educational testing.

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9781118976302 | 11 edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, July 31, 2016), cover price $132.80

Gordon shows how we can use assessment to support teaching and develop students' competencies. Between 2011 and 2013, Gordon chaired an interdisciplinary commission of scholars and thinkers, who connected transformative research and ideas on learning, teaching, measurement, the nature of tests, intelligence, capability, technology, and policy.

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9781137519948 | Palgrave Macmillan, November 5, 2015, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: Gordon shows how we can use assessment to support teaching and develop students' competencies.

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9781137519955 | Palgrave Macmillan, November 5, 2015, cover price $32.00

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Product Description: Knowledge is power, and this book puts assessment data and instruction together in a step-by-step format. Instead of dreading the time testing takes from teaching, you can harness its power to define learning targets, build standards-based assessments; gather and use test data in the classroom, and develop data-driven teaching strategies...read more

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9781634503082 | Reissue edition (Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, September 1, 2015), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Knowledge is power, and this book puts assessment data and instruction together in a step-by-step format.
9781412992084 | Corwin Pr, November 19, 2010, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: Everything you need to become an assessment-powered teacher is right here!

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Product Description: Grading systems often reward on-time task completion and penalize disorganization and bad behavior. Despite our best intentions, grades seem to reflect student compliance more than student learning and engagement. In the process, we inadvertently subvert the learning process...read more

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9781416620495, titled "Rethinking Grading: Meaningful Assessment for Standards-Based Learning" | Assn for Supervision & Curriculum, July 15, 2015, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Grading systems often reward on-time task completion and penalize disorganization and bad behavior.

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9780533074082, titled "Freedom from Silence" | Vantage Pr, June 1, 1988, cover price $10.95 | also contains Freedom from Silence

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9781416409922 | Pro Ed, June 15, 2015, cover price $29.00

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Product Description: Provides different points of view on school reform, including how students should be evaluated, what role school choice should play in school reform, and how curriculum content should be reformed.
By Noel Merino (editor)

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9780737772876 | Greenhaven Pr, May 5, 2015, cover price $33.80

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9780737772869 | Greenhaven Pr, May 8, 2015, cover price $48.80 | About this edition: Provides different points of view on school reform, including how students should be evaluated, what role school choice should play in school reform, and how curriculum content should be reformed.

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Product Description: Note: This is the bound book only and does not include access to the Enhanced Pearson eText. To order the Enhanced Pearson eText packaged with a bound book, use ISBN 0134057252.   How to do authentic classroom-based assessment, interpret the information, and use it to plan curriculum that is responsive to and supportive of children’s learning...read more

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9780134054186 | 6 psc enh edition (Prentice Hall, March 27, 2015), cover price $59.60
9780405028854, titled "An Old Frontier of France; The Niagara Region and Adjacent Lakes Under French Control" | Ayer Co Pub, June 1, 1971, cover price $62.95 | also contains An Old Frontier of France; The Niagara Region and Adjacent Lakes Under French Control | About this edition: This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923.

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9780133802764 | 6 edition (Prentice Hall, April 23, 2015), cover price $120.20 | About this edition: Note: This is the bound book only and does not include access to the Enhanced Pearson eText.

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Product Description: This bestseller provides teachers and administrators with strategies for examining and discussing student work, such as essays, math problems, projects, artwork, and more. New for the Third Edition: The Microlab Protocol, a relatively quick and easy way to introduce groups to protocol-guided conversation; a new case focused on understanding the Common Core; and more detailed notes and strategies for facilitators...read more

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9780807756461 | 3 edition (Teachers College Pr, April 17, 2015), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: This bestseller provides teachers and administrators with strategies for examining and discussing student work, such as essays, math problems, projects, artwork, and more.
9780807748350 | 2 edition (Teachers College Pr, November 9, 2007), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: This expanded second edition provides teachers and administrators with strategies and resources for working together to examine and discuss student work, such as essays, projects, art work, math problems, and more.

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Product Description: THIS STORY FEATURES THE DOCTOR'S 7TH INCARNATION (played on TV by Sylvester McCoy) AND HIS FINAL COMPANION (of the orig. series), ACE. "Time's Crucible" is the 1st adventure in the 3-volume Cat's Cradle series. It was published in 1992 as one of "THE NEW DOCTOR WHO ADVENTURES" which came after the series...read more

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9780405081897, titled "Immoment Toys" | Ayer Co Pub, August 1, 1972, cover price $20.95 | also contains Immoment Toys
9780405029059, titled "Indian Chiefs of Pennsylvania: Or, a Story of the Part Played by the American Indian in the History Pennsylvania, Based Primarily on the Pennsylvani" | Reprint edition (Ayer Co Pub, June 1, 1971), cover price $41.95 | also contains Indian Chiefs of Pennsylvania: Or, a Story of the Part Played by the American Indian in the History Pennsylvania, Based Primarily on the Pennsylvani

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9780426203650, titled "Cat's Cradle: Times Crucible" | London Bridge, April 1, 1992, cover price $5.95 | also contains Cat''s Cradle: Times Crucible | About this edition: THIS STORY FEATURES THE DOCTOR'S 7TH INCARNATION (played on TV by Sylvester McCoy) AND HIS FINAL COMPANION (of the orig.

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Product Description: NOTE: Used books, rentals, and purchases made outside of Pearson If purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson, the access codes for the Enhanced Pearson eText may not be included, may be incorrect, or may be previously redeemed...read more

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9780405081736, titled "Ghost Stories" | Ayer Co Pub, June 1, 1976, cover price $23.95 | also contains Ghost Stories

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9780133846591 | 8 pck unbn edition (Prentice Hall, March 28, 2015), cover price $102.67 | About this edition: NOTE: Used books, rentals, and purchases made outside of Pearson If purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson, the access codes for the Enhanced Pearson eText may not be included, may be incorrect, or may be previously redeemed.
9780131367104 | 7 edition (Prentice Hall, January 5, 2011), cover price $164.40 | About this edition: Assessing Learners with Special Needs: An Applied Approach, seventh edition, is a practical book designed to teach you about the complex procedures of the assessment process.
9780131599574 | 6 edition (Prentice Hall, April 15, 2008), cover price $124.33 | About this edition: This most recent revision of Assessing Learners with Special Needs: An Applied Approach includes thorough explanations of the IDEA 2004 Regulations including RTI (response to intervention) and Early Intervening Services.
9780131179905 | 5th edition (Prentice Hall, April 13, 2005), cover price $105.33
9780130943095 | 4th edition (Prentice Hall, December 1, 2002), cover price $78.00 | About this edition: The fourth edition of this popular book is again written specifically for the majority of future teachers—those who will teach in public school special education classrooms.

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Product Description: "[The anti-testing] movement now has a guidebook. . . . Kamenetz shows how fundamentally American it would be to move toward a more holistic system." -New York Times Book ReviewThe Test is an essential and critically acclaimed book for any parent confounded by our national obsession with standardized testing...read more

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9781610394413 | Public Affairs, January 6, 2015, cover price $25.99 | About this edition: "[The anti-testing] movement now has a guidebook.

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Product Description: Assessments that improve the speed and quality of learning―fully updated for teacher teams!   In this expanded, all-new edition, author Larry Ainsworth provides a system of intentionally aligned components (standards, instruction, assessments, and data analysis) that all work together to improve student learning...read more
By Larry Ainsworth and Donald Viegut (contributor)

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9781483368825 | Corwin Pr, December 4, 2014, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: Assessments that improve the speed and quality of learning―fully updated for teacher teams!

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Product Description: Our fifth book in the International Research on School Leadership series focuses on the use of data in schools and districts as useful information for leadership and decision making. Schools are awash in data and information, from test scores, to grades, to discipline reports, and attendance as just a short list of student information sources, while additional streams of data feed into schools and districts from teachers and parents as well as local, regional and national policy levels...read more
By Bruce G. Barnett (editor)

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9781623967871 | Information Age Pub Inc, November 1, 2014, cover price $85.99 | About this edition: A volume in International Research on School Leadership Series Editors Alan R.

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9781623967864 | Information Age Pub Inc, November 1, 2014, cover price $45.99 | About this edition: Our fifth book in the International Research on School Leadership series focuses on the use of data in schools and districts as useful information for leadership and decision making.

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Product Description: Performance-based assessments allow classroom teachers an alternative to traditional multiple-choice tests. We often use fill-in-the bubble assessments in education to determine the readiness of students. However, in the 21st-century workplace, these types of tests fail to truly prepare students...read more

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9781618212733 | Prufrock Pr, October 15, 2014, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Performance-based assessments allow classroom teachers an alternative to traditional multiple-choice tests.

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Product Description: For too long so-called education reformers, mostly billionaires, politicians, and others with little or no background in teaching, have gotten away with using standardized testing to punish our nation’s youth and educators.Now, across the country, students are walking out, parents are opting their children out, and teachers are refusing to administer these detrimental exams...read more
By Alfie Kohn (introduced by)

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9781608463923 | Haymarket Books, December 2, 2014, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: For too long so-called education reformers, mostly billionaires, politicians, and others with little or no background in teaching, have gotten away with using standardized testing to punish our nation’s youth and educators.

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