Upcoming Seminar: Charles DePascale to Speak at UMass
On Monday, April 27, 2009, Dr. Charles DePascale of the National Center for the Improvement of Educational Assessment (NCIEA) will speak on "Measurement Problems Revised". Dr. DePascale's talk will take place in Hills South 151 at 12pm.
Charles A. DePascale is a Senior Associate with the National Center for the Improvement of Educational Assessment. The Center, based in Dover, New Hampshire, provides consulting services to help states and districts foster higher student achievement through improved practices in educational assessment and accountability. Prior to joining the Center in 2002 he served as principal psychometrician for the student assessment unit of the Massachusetts Department of Education. His work in recent years has focused on the design and use of large-scale assessments, and providing technical assistance to multi-state collaborative programs such as the New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP) and the ADP Algebra II Test consortium.
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