Michael O. Martin, Ina V.S. Mullis, and Martin Hooper, Editors
Methods and Procedures in TIMSS Advanced 2015 documents the development of the TIMSS Advanced assessments and questionnaires and describes the methods used in sampling, translation verification, data collection, database construction, and the construction of the achievement and context questionnaire scales. In particular, Methods and Procedures documents the numerous quality assurance steps and procedures implemented by all those involved in the TIMSS Advanced 2015 assessments, including the TIMSS & PIRLS International Study Center, the lEA Secretariat, the lEA Data Processing and Research Center, Statistics Canada, and the National Research Coordinators and their teams in the participating countries and benchmarking entities.
Martin, M. O., Mullis, I. V. S., and Hooper, M. (Eds.). (2016). Methods and Procedures in TIMSS Advanced 2015. Retrieved from Boston College, TIMSS & PIRLS International Study Center website: http://timss.bc.edu/publications/timss/2015-a-methods.htmlDownload the full Methods and Procedures in TIMSS Advanced 2015 (23MB PDF)