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Portfolio (portfolio)


Definitions

Source: NEDM
A collection of student work that represents the student's achievement level.


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Assessment Code

Assessment Code (Common Attribute)

Source: Handbooks
The code used to identify a particular assessment given to an individual.

Code Set:

  • No option list available - N/A
Assessment Content

Assessment Content

Source: Handbooks
The description of the content or subject area (e.g., arts, mathematics, reading, stenography, or a foreign language) of an assessment.

Code Set:

  • No option list available - N/A
Assessment Description

Assessment Description

Source: Handbooks
A description of the assessment.

Code Set:

  • No option list available - N/A
Assessment Location

Assessment Location

Source: Handbooks
The description of the place where an assessment is administered.

Code Set:

  • No option list available - N/A
Assessment Purpose

Assessment Purpose

Source: Handbooks
The reason for which an assessment is being conducted.

Code Set:

  • Admission - An examination used in the admission procedure for an educational program. It may be used as a part of a selective admission process for an educational institution or as a device for predicting the success of a student in an education program.
  • Assessment of student's progress - An examination used to measure the progress of a student in a particular content area.
  • Course credit - An assessment given to a student to determine whether he/she should be awarded the credit in lieu of completing the course requirements.
  • Course requirement - An assessment given to a student to complete course requirements.
  • Development of Individualized Educational Program (IEP) - An assessment used to determine whether a student is in need of special education and, if so, what types of special education services would most benefit the student. This information is often incorporated into a student's individualized educational program (IEP).
  • + 14 More Codes...
Grade Level when Assessed

Grade Level when Assessed

Source: Handbooks
The grade level of a student when assessed.

Code Set:

  • Adult - N/A
  • Eighth grade - N/A
  • Eleventh Grade - N/A
  • Fifth grade - N/A
  • First grade - N/A
  • + 16 More Codes...


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National Center for Education Statistics - http://nces.ed.gov
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