Competency Testing: Will It Solve the Problems of Higher Education?
How do you measure competency? Dale Johnson addresses the challenges of an increasingly competitive educational environment. Johnson defines competency, discusses the challenges of ascertaining test validity, identifies legal challenges, emphasizes the need...
Concurrent validity of the Strong-Campbell interest inventory for Seventh-day Adventist seminarians and ministers
Problem: The purpose of this study was to determine if the Strong-Campbell Interest Inventory (SCII) is a valid instrument for measuring the vocational interests of Seventh-day Adventist (SDA) seminarians and ministers and to discover if denominational...
Designing Online Tests: The Role of Assessment in Web-Based Learning
Are online tests as reliable and valid as paper and pencil tests? This article describes some of the benefits of online testing and identifies ten special considerations for web-based testing. Also included are three tables: Checklist for Multiple Choice Items;...
Examining Validity - The Bible as Text of History
Caesar "proposes an epistemological focus that demonstrates the validity of the historical record of the Bible." He makes the point that the Christian teacher needs to be very clear concerning the historicity of the Biblical testimony.
How to do Research
This site introduces students to plagiarism, copyright, and fair use. The information on research is easy to print and is handy at any reference desk. The rudiments of finding books, articles, searching the web, evaluating information, and citing sources,...
NAD Science Curriculum Guide 9-12
Grade 9-Grade 12
The NAD science curriculum guide for Grades 9-12 includes rationale, philosophy, goals, scope and sequence, and content overview for each of the major disciplines: Biology, Chemistry, Earth Science, Physical Science, and Physics. It is intended as a guide...