Assessing Basic Academic Skills in Higher Education: The Texas Approach

By: Alpert, Richard T.

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080580336X Very good. No dust jacket. clean text, tight binding, light wear to exterior, Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 288 p. Audience: General/trade.


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Addressing the growing concerns about reading, math, and writing skills of freshman-level students, this volume provides different perspectives and approaches to the assessment of basic academic skills in higher education. The book provides an in-depth investigation into the Texas Academic Skills Program (TASP). More generally, the book provides insights into the construction of testing programs and their evaluations.

The development and implementation of testing programs is discussed by outstanding educators involved and will be of great value to program administrators, policymakers, deans and faculty members of colleges, state legislators, and educational professionals working directly with institutions of higher learning.

Title: Assessing Basic Academic Skills in Higher Education: The Texas Approach

Author Name: Alpert, Richard T.

Categories: Higher,

Publisher: Routledge: 1988

ISBN Number: 080580336X

ISBN Number 13: 9780805803365

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: ALIBRIS.0004153