School-Based Assessment In A Caribbean Public Examination

School-Based Assessment in a Caribbean Public Examination by Stafford A. Griffith was recently published by The University of the West Indies Press. In this well-written and well-researched work, Griffith explores the historical, conceptual, theoretical and practical dimensions of school-based assessment (SBA) in a public examination. According to Gordon N. Harewood, an education assessment specialist in Barbados, “The work makes a solid contribution to the growing body of literature on the CXC’s school based assessment . . . [and] demonstrates a high level of scholarship through the writer’s obvious knowledge and understanding and insightful analysis and arguments presented. This analysis is applied with equal facility to theoretical as well as practical issues related to the SBA.” ... read more