Computerized Multistage Testing: Theory and Applications by Duanli Yan, Alina A. von Davier, Charles Lewis

By Duanli Yan, Alina A. von Davier, Charles Lewis

Devising assessments that overview a nation's academic status and enforce efficacious academic reforms calls for a cautious stability one of the contributions of know-how, psychometrics, try layout, and the educational sciences. in contrast to different kinds of adaptive checking out, multistage checking out (MST) is very compatible for trying out academic success since it should be tailored to academic surveys and pupil testing. Read more...

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1 Numbers of modules by panel slot for four levels of exposure risk . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 Distribution of 3PL parameters in the item pool . . . . 1 Minimum information for fixed α and probability of error for fixed information . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 Comparison of CART, CAT, and MST . . . . . . Sample means and standard deviations for number-correct scores for the 100-item test for both calibration and application samples . .

IRT reliabilities for different models and samples in NAEP mathematics multistage study . . . . . . . . . IRT reliabilities for different item blocks with 3PLM/GPCMMG in NAEP mathematics multistage study . . . . . Mean and standard deviation of posterior weighted information for different item blocks with 3PLM/GPCM-MG in NAEP mathematics multistage study . . . . . . . 2 Mean percent-correct scores of simulated test takers . . . Estimated and actual reliability coefficients .

3). . . . . . . . . . . . . . mga). Each column shows ID, true θ, test length, final θ estimate, SEE, administered test modules, and responses. . . . . . 413 A three-stage design. . . . . . . . . . . . Multistage designs linked across grades and years and multiple comparable forms within a year. . . . . . . . . 1 Comparison of linear tests, CATs, and MSTs . . . . . 1 List of attributes . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 Numbers of modules by panel slot for four levels of exposure risk .

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