Research Articles and Publications
Below are links to articles authored by ASG Staff Members.
RFI for Study on the Cost of Machine Scoring of Student Essays (click links below)
- Machine Scoring RFI
- RFI Pricing Worksheet
Getting to Higher-Quality Assessments: Evaluating Costs, Benefits and Investment Strategies, March 2012
- Barry Topol, John Olson, Ph.D., Ed Roeber, Ph.D., Pat Hennon
ASSESSMENT PLATFORM DEVELOPMENT RECOMMENDATIONS
GUIDELINES FOR ORGANIZING AND LEADING A STATE ASSESSMENT CONSORTIUM
COST OF NEW HIGHER QUALITY ASSESSMENTS
QUALITY CONTROL CHECKLIST FOR PROCESSING, SCORING, AND REPORTING
QUALITY CONTROL CHECKLIST FOR ITEM DEVELOPMENT AND TEST FORM CONSTRUCTION
Annual Survey of State Student Assessment Programs: 2001-2002
John F. Olson, Arthur Halbrook, and Ida Jones, Council of Chief State School Officers, Washington, DC, Fall, 2003.
Annual Survey of State Student Assessment Programs, 2000-2001, Vols. 1 & 2
John F. Olson, Arthur Halbrook, and Ida Jones, Council of Chief State School Officers, Washington, DC, Fall, 2002.
Assuring Accurate Student Assessment Results: Steps States and Their Contractors Can Take
Designing Coordinated Assessment Systems for Title I
Guidelines for the Management of Performance Assessments
Steps in the Right Direction
A Meta-Analysis of Testing Mode Effects in Grade K-12 Mathematics Tests, 2007
Shudong Wang, Hong Jiao, Michael J. Young, Thomas Brooks, John Olson; Harcourt Assessment, Inc
Comparability of Computer-Based and Paper-and-Pencil Testing in K–12 Reading Assessments: A Meta-Analysis of Testing Mode Effects, 2008
- Shudong Wang, Hong Jiao, Michael J. Young, Thomas Brooks, John Olson; Harcourt Assessment, Inc.