Center for Educational Assessment

The Center for Educational Assessment provides technical expertise in areas such as test development, item response theory applications, equating, standard setting, test selection and evaluation, and program evaluation. The Center is a valuable resource for educational policy makers and others who use tests to make important decisions regarding individuals, organizations or institutions. Services provided by the Center include test development workshops; statistical services such as norming, scaling, and equating; conducting standard setting studies; internal and external audits of current testing programs; evaluating test translations; helping teachers and policy makers better understand and use test results, and training individuals in statistical and psychometric modeling.

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Open to the public. The community can choose to participate.

Program Start (and End Dates): 

September 1, 1995


United States

Program Director: 

Ronald Hambleton

Program Director's Email Address: 

Program Contact: 

Stephen Sireci

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UNIT: Colleges, Schools, Departments, Centers, and Institutes: 

College of Education/Teacher Education and Curriculum Studies

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Other (if not in above list): 

College of Education/Educational Policy,Research and Administration