High Stake Tests

Hatice KUMANDAŞ
2015 Eğitim Bilimleri Araştırmaları Dergisi  
In this study, it is emphasized that examinations which aim at monitoring student achievement and decide about student development may result in harmful consequences instead of contributing to school education if their results are misused. In addition, exams that are defined as 'high-stakes tests/testing/assessment' which is a new concept in education literature in Turkey and their influences on stakeholders of education is discussed. It is thought that this study, which is a compilation, will
more » ... compilation, will inform about the concept of 'highstakes tests/ testing/ assessment' and negative effects of examinations used in education when they are used outside of the intended purpose.
doi:10.12973/jesr.2015.52.4 fatcat:63mccpkwfjgnda2tubrci55kp4