Event Detail

Event Type: 
Graduate Student Summer Seminar
Date/Time: 
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 - 14:30 to 15:30
Location: 
Kidder 364

Speaker Info

Institution: 
Graduate Student - Oregon State University
Abstract: 

Recently Oregon State University has begun to use the ALEKS placement test to guide students into classes that are challenging but not overwhelming. In this talk we will discuss the most common types of placement tests, the limitations and benefits of the ALEKS test, and current research on placement tests.