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Measurement in a Complex World

At the 2014 APS Annual Convention, APS James McKeen Cattell Fellow Neal Schmitt described a decade of research aimed at supplementing the SAT or ACT with assessments of noncognitive measures.... More>


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Academic Admissions Researcher Schmitt to Receive 2014 James McKeen Cattell Fellow Award

APS Fellow Neal Schmitt will receive a 2014 James McKeen Cattell Fellow Award at the 2014 APS Annual Convention. ... More>


Test Prep Doesn’t Help Raise Intelligence Scores


Study: Test-score gains don’t mean cognitive gains


Even When Test Scores Go Up, Some Cognitive Abilities Don’t

Schools whose students have the highest gains on standardized tests do not produce similar gains in students' ability to analyze abstract problems and think logically. ... More>