The Reliability of California's API

Publication Date: 2001-02-16

Synopsis:

Reports an empirical analysis of the reliability (decision consistency) of California's school accountability system API (Academic Performance Index). Reports standard errors for different size schools, and probabilities for decision consistency for different size schools, subgroups, and postulated amounts of "true gain."

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Authors:

Richard Hill

Publication Documents:

ReliabilityCA_API_Hill01.pdf  (Size: 2.57 MB)

Sources:

Center for Assessment