ICE 2017 – Credentialing versus employment

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At the 2017 ICE conference, Chad participated in a symposium with Sarah Carroll (Castle Worldwide) and William Ellis (Board of Pharmacy Specialties).  The symposium presented multiple perspectives on the legal, measurement, and practical considerations for credentialing programs when their assessment is used as an employment test (more…)

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NCME 2017 Legal Interpretation

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At the 2017 NCME conference, Chad was part of a symposium focused on the aftermath of the recent court case Gulino vs Board of Education.  Chad served as an expert witness and reflected how the ruling could change the expectations for expert testimony in court cases involving credentialing and employment assessments.  (more…)

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Nevada DOE Evaluation – 2016

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The Nevada Department of Education has released the Nevada External Outcomes Evaluation.  This report was a co-venture of ACS Ventures, the Center for Research, Evaluation, and Assessment at the University of Nevada Las Vegas and MYS Project & Brand Management and is focused on the evaluation of state funded programs designed to strengthen education in the state. (more…)

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ITC 2016 – Public Perceptions of Assessment

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At the 2016 conference, Chad presented a paper focused on the public perceptions of education assessment.  The paper discussed perceptions of educational assessment as a whole as well as perceptions of specific activities, such as the use of assessments in college admissions.    (more…)

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