Validity in Assessment

Mar 7th, 2015
Social Science
Price: $10 USD

Question description

In a 500 word minimum, double spaced essay, discuss the concept of validity in educational assessment. 

First, explain the general importance of validity as it pertains to educational assessment. Why should teachers always strive for this result? What might happen if validity is undermined? 

Next, provide three specific examples of ways that validity in assessmentmay be undermined  (threatened ), and then provide some ways that teachers can counteract these specific threats to validity. Each threat and accompanying possible solutions should be addressed in three separate sections: threat/possible solutions,  threat/possible solutions, threat/possible solutions.

Please be sure to use APA formatting for this essay (include a title page, a reference page, in-text citations, a running head, and page numbers). The word count would include the title page and reference page.

Tutor Answer

(Top Tutor) Daniel C.
School: New York University

Studypool has helped 1,244,100 students

Review from our student for this Answer

Mar 9th, 2015
"Outstanding Job!!!!"
Ask your homework questions. Receive quality answers!

Type your question here (or upload an image)

1830 tutors are online

Brown University

1271 Tutors

California Institute of Technology

2131 Tutors

Carnegie Mellon University

982 Tutors

Columbia University

1256 Tutors

Dartmouth University

2113 Tutors

Emory University

2279 Tutors

Harvard University

599 Tutors

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

2319 Tutors

New York University

1645 Tutors

Notre Dam University

1911 Tutors

Oklahoma University

2122 Tutors

Pennsylvania State University

932 Tutors

Princeton University

1211 Tutors

Stanford University

983 Tutors

University of California

1282 Tutors

Oxford University

123 Tutors

Yale University

2325 Tutors