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SEMINAR: Accomplished Education Researcher Seminar Series

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In education, the role of assessment is ubiquitous and indispensable. However, even though it is intended to enhance performance, because it has the potential to corrupt learning, ‘teaching to the test' has a pejorative connotation. In academe, a relatively new phenomenon of being assessed by one index or another has similarly become ubiquitous and indispensable. By analogy to the corruption of learning by 'teaching to the test' to enhance performance, I will consider the potential for corruption of research by 'publishing to the index' to enhance performance. I will also outline some conditions that might resist such corruption.
Speaker(s) Chapple Chair and W/Professor David Andrich
Location Education Faculty Conference Room, 2nd Floor
Contact Michelle Emmett <[email protected]>
URL https://www.education.uwa.edu.au/research/seminar
Start Wed, 28 Aug 2013 12:00
End Wed, 28 Aug 2013 13:00
RSVP RSVP is required.
Submitted by Michelle Emmett <[email protected]>
Last Updated Thu, 04 Jun 2015 15:34
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