Speaking of fairness in testing.

  title={Speaking of fairness in testing.},
  author={Robert J. Griffore},
  journal={The American psychologist},
  volume={62 9},
In an article based on her presentation to the 114th Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Janet Helms described a concept of test fairness. Helms's approach to fairness appears to be based on the premise that socialization consists of experiences received from one's environment, which are simply internalized as personal attributes. From an ecological perspective, this is incorrect, misleading, and oddly evocative of social-cognitive and psychodynamic notions. Individuals… CONTINUE READING

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