Fairness In Large Scale Esl Writing Assessments

Author: Jinyan Huang
Publisher: LAP Lambert Academic Publishing
ISBN: 9783659193644
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Using generalizability theory as a theoretical framework, this book investigates evidence of concerns about fairness in large-scale ESL writing assessments in North America.

English Language Education And Assessment

Author: David Coniam
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 9812870717
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Scoring TOEFL essays and TOEFL 2000 prototype writing tasks: An investigation
into raters' decision making and development of a ... Fairness analysis on
assessment with score report from measurement perspective. ... Generalizability
theory as evidence of concerns about fairness in large-scale ESL writing
assessments.

Handbook Of Research In Second Language Teaching And Learning

Author: Eli Hinkel
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 131750836X
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A more informative approach is to use generalizability theory to estimate the
consistency of scoring. ... most to reliability or unreliability, such as items or tasks,
raters, and occasions particularly for extended writing or speaking tasks. ... in
addition, it can provide ability estimates for test takers and difficulty or severity
estimates for each rater or rubric scale. ... Kunnan (1992) investigated placement
decisions made by the ESL program in four class levels (33A, 33B, 33C, and 35)
at the ...