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What is Psychometrics?

Psychometrics is the science of educational/psychological testing.  It studies how tests are developed, delivered, and scored.  Psychometricians tackle fundamental questions around assessment, such as how

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What are enemy items?

Enemy items is a psychometric term that refers to two test questions (items) which should not be on the same test version seen by a

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Incremental Validity

Incremental validity is an aspect of validity that refers to what an additional assessment or predictive variable can add to the information provided by existing

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Summative and Formative Assessment

Summative and formative assessment are a crucial component of the educational process.  If you work in the assessment field, you have probably encountered these terms. 

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