By Scott L. Howell, Mary Hricko
The way forward for on-line overview and dimension is within the palms of the early adopters and hardy pioneers who're decided to beat the demanding situations and support push ahead and out the training and review paradigm. each one of those pioneers is familiar with that educating, education, operational, studying, and overview advances can in basic terms be learned while on-line review and dimension is best understood. on-line evaluate and dimension: Case stories from larger schooling, K-12 and company encompasses a variety of case experiences detailing on-line purposes and makes use of of evaluate and dimension methodologies, platforms, and practices throughout 3 wide academic or education parts: hassle-free and secondary (K–12), better schooling, and company. The pioneers’ tales of migrating from outdated and introducing new tests to the web surroundings were difficult, exhilarating and lucrative.
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Online Assessment And Measurement: Case Studies from Higher Education by Scott L. Howell, Mary Hricko