Reliability and validity

May 19th, 2015
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Reliability and validity are closely related. In order for assessments to be considered high quality they need to be reliable and valid. A reliable assessment is where the test results are consistentand provide the same results each time the test is taken.

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Reliability and validityReliability and validity are closely related. In order for assessments to be considered high quality they need to be reliable and valid. A reliable assessment is where the test results are consistent and provide the same results each time the test is taken. Validity addresses the question whether the assessment measures what is supposed to measure and how accurate it is [Ncrel (2015)].An example of something which is reliable but not considered valid could be this, Suppose a speed meter in o

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