Bilingualism and Testing: A Special Case of Bias

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This book is directly concerned with the reasons underlying bilingual children's poor performance on standardized tests. It is the authors' contention that without an understanding of the nature of bilingualism itself, the problems encountered by bilingual individuals on such tests will continue. The volume's primary purpose is to contribute to the development of a research, knowledge, and theoretical base which can support the testing of bilingual individuals. By reviewing and discussing both the nature of bilingualism and ...

Bilingualism and Testing: A Special Case of Bias 1994, Praeger

ISBN-13: 9780893917753

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