Introduction and background to high-stakes assessment

David CONIAM, Peter FALVEY

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Abstract

This chapter provides the reader with an introduction to benchmarks and, particularly, language benchmarks and teacher language benchmarks, their origins and their development in the twentieth century. Copyright © 2018 Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationHigh-stakes testing: The impact of the LPATE on English language teachers in Hong Kong
EditorsDavid CONIAM, Peter FALVEY
Place of PublicationSingapore
PublisherSpringer
Pages3-9
ISBN (Electronic)9789811063589
ISBN (Print)9789811063572
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Publication statusPublished - 2018

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Coniam, D., & Falvey, P. (2018). Introduction and background to high-stakes assessment. In D. Coniam & P. Falvey (Eds.), High-stakes testing: The impact of the LPATE on English language teachers in Hong Kong (pp. 3-9). Singapore: Springer.