Statistical aspects of optimal treatment assignment

Report OPEN
van der Linden, Willem J.;
  • Publisher: University of Twente, Faculty Educational Science and Technology
  • Subject: Elementary Secondary Education | IR-103614 | Hypothesis Testing | Research Design | Predictor Variables | Individualized Instruction | Decision Making | Bayesian Statistics | Regression (Statistics) | Mastery Tests | Attitude Treatment Interaction

The issues of treatment assignment is ordinarily dealt with within the framework of testing aptitude treatment interaction (ATI) hypothesis. ATI research mostly uses linear regression techniques, and an ATI exists when the aptitude treatment (AT) regression lines cross ... View more
  • References (10)

    Berhold, M.H. The use of distribution functions to represent utility functions. Management Science, 1973, 19, 825-829.

    Cronbach, L.J., & Gleser, G.C. Psychological tests and personnel decisions (2nd Ed.). Urbana, Ill.: University of Illinois Press, 1965.

    Cronbach, L.J., & Snow, R.E. Aptitudes and instructional methods: A hand= book for research on interactions. New York: Irvington Publishers, Inc., 1977.

    Ferguson, T.S. Mathematical statistics: A decision theoretic approach. New York: Academic Press, 1967.

    Hambleton, R.K., & Novick, M.R. Toward an integration of theory and method for criterion-referenced tests. Journal of Educational Measurement, 1973, 10, 159-170.

    Huynh, H. Statistical considerations of mastery scores. Psychometrika, 1976, 41, 65-79.

    Lindley, D.V. A class of utility functions. The Annals of Statistics, 1976, 4, 1-10.

    Mellenbergh, G.J., Koppelaar, H., & van der Linden, W.J. Dichotomous decisions based on dichotomously scored items: A case study. Statistica Neerlandica, 1977, 31, 161-169.

    Novick, M.R., & Lindley, D.V. The use of more realistic utility functions in educational applications. Journal of Educational Measurement, 1978, 15, 181=191.

    van der Linden, W.J. Using aptitude measurements for the optimal assignment of subjects to treatments with and without mastery score. Submitted for publication, 1980. (a)

  • Metrics
Share - Bookmark