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Specialized Rasch measures applied at the forefront of education

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Published by Nova Science Publishers in Hauppauge, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Educational tests and measurements -- Cross-cultural studies,
  • Rasch models

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementeditor, Russell F. Waugh.
    GenreCross-cultural studies
    ContributionsWaugh, Russell.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB3051 .S69 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24039774M
    ISBN 109781616680329
    LC Control Number2010001176
    OCLC/WorldCa500820854

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiv, pages: illustrations (chiefly color) ; 27 cm. Contents: A Rasch measure of student receptivity to project work at a junior college in Singapore / Choe Kee Cheng and Russell Waugh --Rasch measures for sports, drama and music student self-views based on Gardner intelligences / Ahdielah.

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A Rasch measure of university students' receptivity to peers with disabilities across two cultures. In Russell F. Waugh (Eds.).

Specialized Rasch Measures Applied at the Forefront of Education (pp. ).Author: Minoti Biswas, Russell F Waugh. This book is my go-to for introducing graduate students to the Rasch model." – Kelly D.

Bradley, University of Kentucky, USA "The authors have successfully made sophisticated measurement theory into feasible practice for practitioners by providing clear and intuitive explanations, numerous examples, and nice computer by: Cited over times, this classic text facilitates a deep understanding of the Rasch model.

The authors review the crucial properties of the model and demonstrate its use with a variety of examples from education, psychology, and health. A glossary and numerous illustrations aid the reader's understanding. Readers learn how to apply Rasch analysis so they can perform their.

Specialized Rasch Measures Applied at the Forefront of Education Russell F. Waugh (Editor) ISBN: Applications of Rasch Measurement in Education Russell Waugh (Editor) ISBN: Striving for the Perfect Classroom: Instructional and Assessment Strategies to Meet the Needs Kelli R.

Paquette and Sue A. Rieg. Edries, A., & Waugh, R. Teacher Guttman Scales and Teacher Views at an Australian Islamic College. In Russell Waugh (Eds.). Specialized Rasch Measures Applied at the Forefront of Education (pp.

Hauppauge, New Author: Ahdielah Edries, Russell F Waugh. Furthermore, models based on Rasch measurement theory are frequently used to measure cognitive and affective constructs in the context of science education (Liu & Boone, ).

For example, the dichotomous Rasch model has been applied to MC science assessments (e.g., Boone & Scantlebury, ). Applications of Rasch Measurement in Specialized Rasch measures applied at the forefront of education book Education, is available.

The book is available in soft cover ($51, ISBN ) and hard cover ($63, ISBN ). Postage and handling are additional. Information on ordering the book ( Pages) can be found on the reverse of this announcement. Rasch Models for Measurement in Educational and Psychological Research Education Research and Perspectives.

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Measurement models developed by Georg Rasch are renowned in the social sciences. In this introduction, the focus is on the simple logistic model, which is one of the most elementary and commonly used. The author explains the general principles behind the models, and demonstrates their procedures for measurement.

Comparisons are made with other more widely-used models. Applied Rasch Measurement: A Book of Exemplars: Papers in Honour of John P. Keeves (Education in the Asia-Pacific Region: Issues, Concerns and Prospects) Hardcover – Febru by Sivakumar Alagumalai (Editor), David D.

Curtis (Editor), Njora Hungi (Editor) & 4/5(1). The Rasch model, named after Georg Rasch, is a psychometric model for analyzing categorical data, such as answers to questions on a reading assessment or questionnaire responses, as a function of the trade-off between the respondent's abilities, attitudes, or personality traits and the item difficulty.

For example, they may be used to estimate a student's reading ability or the. Measuring Teacher Dispositions with Different Item Structures: An Application of the Rasch Model to a Complex Accreditation Requirement. Abstract. The construct of dispositions is defined in national standards, and colleges of education are required to assess candidate dispositions to meet accreditation Size: KB.

Please click on JAM Press Booksbelow for further details. JAM Pressis pleased to announce that the book Applications of Rasch Measurement in Science Educationedited by Xiufeng Liu and William J.

Boone is available. This is the first book entirely dedicated to applications of Rasch measurement in science education. Rasch measures of form constancy of letters and numbers, and letters in words for young children. In Russell Waugh (Eds.).

Specialized Rasch measures applied at the forefront of education (pp. Rasch measures were created with the RUMM computer program for the perceptual constructs of visual discrimination upper case letters, lower case letters and numbers.

Thirty items for Visual Discrimination of Upper Case Letters (VDUCL). Measurement Using Likert Scales 7. The Partial Credit Rasch Model 8. Measuring Facets Beyond Ability and Difficulty 9. Making Measures, Setting Standards & Rasch Regression The Rasch Model Applied Across the Human Sciences Rasch Modeling Applied: Rating Scale Design Rasch Model Requirements: Model Fit and Unidimensionality Book Description.

Cited over times, this classic text facilitates a deep understanding of the Rasch model. The authors review the crucial properties of the model and demonstrate its use with a variety of examples from education, psychology, and health. A glossary and numerous illustrations aid the reader's understanding.

Measure school learning through Rasch Analysis: the interpretation of results WCLTA Measure school learning through Rasch Analysis: the interpretation of results Riccardo Di Nisio a a Department of Quantitative Methods and Economic Thory of Univerity of G.d’Annunzio, Viale Pind Pescara – Italy Cited by: 2.

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The two scales showed no statistically significant interaction of student measures on item difficulties along the scale, meaning that there was good agreement about the item difficulties along each scale, and each scale was unidimensional.

The item-trait chi-squares are respectively, χ² =df=, p=, and χ² =df=60, p=   The use of surveys, questionnaires, and rating scales to measure important outcomes in higher education is pervasive, but reliability and validity information is often based on problematic Classical Test Theory approaches.

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They provide an overview of a specialized Rasch software program (Winsteps) and an R program embedded within Shiny (Shiny_ERMA) for conducting the Rasch model analyses. The module is designed. Examples of my published work can be found in both the Objective Measurement and Advances in Rasch Measurement book series, the Journal of Applied Measurement, the Journal of Outcome Measurement, Quality of Life Research, Human Studies, Theory & Psychology, the International Journal of Multiple Research Approaches, International Journal of.

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Knowledge of the relationship between academic achievement and academic self-concept is particularly useful because academic achievement is overemphasized in the by: application. According to Linacre (), the many-facet Rasch model has distinct advantages over classical data analysis. These advantages include the use of person measures rather than raw scores and the adjustment of person measures for facets included in the model (Weigle, ).

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