October 24, 3:00 p.m.,
TLC PDA (N110)

E.F. Lindquist’s legacy continues to influence four Iowa City organizations involved in educational measurement and assessment: ACT, The College Board, Pearson, and the University of Iowa. To commemorate his legacy, these organizations have joined together to present a series of joint meetings to resurrect/encourage joint endeavors (communications, proposals, and research among staff from the four organizations, introduce graduate students/potential employees to folks they can network with, etc.).

  • Welcome Catherine Welch, University of Iowa
  • Facilitator Erika Landl, National Center for the Improvement of Educational Assessment
  • Overview, Erika Landl
  • Leveraging Technology in Setting Standards for the National Assessment of Educational Progress, Tim O’Neil, Pearson
  • Using ACT’s College Readiness Benchmarks as Evidence for Standard Setting, Jeff Allen, ACT
  • Parting comments Deborah Harris, University of Iowa
  • *Adjourn for social hour following the colloquium held at the Vue Rooftop