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Assessing Mathematical Proficiency

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Assessing Mathematical Proficiency
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Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN/ASIN: 0521874920
ISBN-13: 9780521874922
Number of pages: 391

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Testing matters! It can determine kids' and schools' futures. In a conference at the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute, mathematicians, math education researchers, teachers, test developers, and policymakers gathered to work through critical issues related to mathematics assessment. This volume presents the results of the discussions. It highlights the kinds of information that different assessments can offer, including many examples of some of the best mathematics assessments worldwide.

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