AERA, New Orleans 1994,
Rasch-related Sessions

Monday, April 4

4:05-6:05 (5.15) Marriott-Mardi Gras H (3rd floor) Chair: J.Monsaas, Discussant: R.Hess
Practical Applications of Facets
Understanding examinee feedback on performance assessment D. Kenyon
Family assessment interviewer's rating K. Green, L. Miller
Controlling for demographic characteristics R. Bode
Context in functional performance L. Ludlow, S. Haley
Rater severity on performance tasks J. Twing, E. Slawski

7:00-9:00 Mulate's 201 Julia Street
Rasch dinner Organizer: W. Fisher

Tuesday, April 5

8:15-10:15 (11.55) Marriott-La Galerie 4 (2nd floor) Chair: M.Schulz, Discussant: B.Wright
Technical Issues in Rasch Measurement
Step fit with polytomous items H. Tang
Validating Guttman scale with Rasch S-C Lee, M.Schulz, T. Vansickle, J. McLarty
Pre-post comparisons R. M. Smith
Common quantitative units across instruments
W.Fisher, R.Harvey, K.Kilgore, P.Taylor, C.Kelly
Deleting person-item mismatches R. Gershon, B.Bergstrom, W.Brown
DIF detection for judges J. Linacre

12:25-1:55 (15.48) Marriott-La Galerie 4 (2nd floor) Chair: D.Tatum, Discussant: J.Linacre
Performance Assessment in Writing and Speaking
Integrated assessment of essay writing B. Sheridan, L. Puhl
Assessing grader harshness for writing L. Puhl, B. Sheridan
Facets of influence in performance assessment R. Hess
Rater and writing task banks for written composition G. Engelhard, B. Gordon, D. Curtin

2:15-3:45 (17.26) Sheraton-Bayside A (4th floor)
Issues in Item Response Theory II

6:15-7:45 (21.25) Meridien-Orleans (3rd floor) SIG Chair: W. van der Linden
Language Testing with Rasch Measurement
Language testing: an American perspective G. Henning
Language testing: a European perspective J. de Jong
SIG Membership Meeting

Wednesday, April 6

12:25-1:55 (28.48) Meridien-Orleans (3rd floor) Chair: G.Masters, Discussant: W.Koch
Analyzing Teacher Judgments with the Rasch Model
Using Partial Credit model for assessor adjustment K. Toon, G. Masters
Multimode assessments with raters M. Wilson
Using teachers to define achievement continua J. Barley
Literacy development continua A. Harvey-Beavis

2:15-4:15 (30.49) Meridien-Maurepas (3rd floor)
Introducing Computer-Adaptive Testing in a High-Stakes Licensure Environment:
The NCLEX/CAT Experience

Thursday, April 7

8:15-10:15 (36.67) Meridien-Ile de France (3rd Floor)
Assessment in the Twenty-First Century:
Issues, Technologies, and Challenges

12:25-1:55 (40.50) Meridien-Maurepas (3rd Floor)
Proficiency Models and Performance Assessments:
What Developers of Performance Assessments Can Learn
From the Experience of Language Test Developers

2:15-2:55 (42.53) Sheraton-Waterbury Ballroom (2nd floor) Roundtables
Current Issues in Rasch Measurement
Replication effects on fit R. Schumacker, R. Smith, M. Bush
Written vs. CAT item calibrations G. Stone, M. Lunz, J. Stahl
CAT strategies for medical licensure C. Morrison, R. Nungester
Validating curriculum-based assessment R. Hess
Measuring for the moral Golden Rule W. Fisher
Many-facet analysis of developmental checklist W. Zhu
Connectivity in class evaluations R. Wilk

Friday, April 8

10:35-12:05 (50.29) Sheraton Oakley (4th floor)
Measurement Models for the Assessment of Reflective Judgement as a College Outcome

10:35-12:05 (50.46) Marriott-La Galerie 4 (2nd floor) Chair: R.Adams, Discussant: M.Wilson
Measuring Student Growth: Constructing and Validating "Long" Variables
Sharing understanding of educational growth G. Masters
Conceptual development in social education B. Doig
Developing a continuum of skill growth M. Forster
Constructing continua through vertical equating J. Lokan

AERA, New Orleans 1994, Rasch-related Sessions. Rasch Measurement Transactions 1994 7:4 p.320-1

AERA, New Orleans 1994, Rasch-related Sessions. … Rasch Measurement Transactions, 1994, 7:4 p.320-1

Rasch Publications
Rasch Measurement Transactions (free, online) Rasch Measurement research papers (free, online) Probabilistic Models for Some Intelligence and Attainment Tests, Georg Rasch Applying the Rasch Model 3rd. Ed., Bond & Fox Best Test Design, Wright & Stone
Rating Scale Analysis, Wright & Masters Introduction to Rasch Measurement, E. Smith & R. Smith Introduction to Many-Facet Rasch Measurement, Thomas Eckes Invariant Measurement: Using Rasch Models in the Social, Behavioral, and Health Sciences, George Engelhard, Jr. Statistical Analyses for Language Testers, Rita Green
Rasch Models: Foundations, Recent Developments, and Applications, Fischer & Molenaar Journal of Applied Measurement Rasch models for measurement, David Andrich Constructing Measures, Mark Wilson Rasch Analysis in the Human Sciences, Boone, Stave, Yale
in Spanish: Análisis de Rasch para todos, Agustín Tristán Mediciones, Posicionamientos y Diagnósticos Competitivos, Juan Ramón Oreja Rodríguez

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