HumRRO Blogs

Exploring the Use of Cognitive Diagnostic Models (CDMs) in Formative Assessments to Deliver Tailored Student Instruction and Success

2023-03-23T12:49:32-04:00March 23rd, 2023|HumRRO Blogs|

Traditionally, states have evaluated student performance using end-of-year summative assessments, which produce cut scores that classify examinees into broad performance categories, such as, “Nearing Proficiency” or “Proficient.” Such classifications [...]

Journal of Educational Measurement Special Issue on AI Edited by HumRRO’s David Dorsey and Hillary Michaels

2022-11-22T10:49:49-05:00November 22nd, 2022|HumRRO Blogs|

HumRRO Vice President, David Dorsey, Ph.D., and HumRRO Director of Education, Hillary Michaels, Ph.D., leveraged their unique expertise and experience to edit the Fall 2022 Special Issue of the [...]

Is Cognitive Ability the Best Predictor of Job Performance? New Research Says It’s Time to Think Again

2022-09-23T15:38:34-04:00September 27th, 2022|HumRRO Blogs|

Meta-analyses have overestimated both the primacy of cognitive ability and the validity of a wide range of predictors within the personnel selection arena, according to groundbreaking research led by [...]

HumRRO’s Shane Pittman Recognized for Career Dedicated to Accuracy and Fairness in Talent Management Assessments

2022-07-27T15:46:33-04:00July 28th, 2022|HumRRO Blogs|

HumRRO Principal Scientist, Shane Pittman, Ph.D., was honored with the prestigious Stephen E. Bemis Memorial Award at the International Personnel Assessment Council Annual Conference last week in San Diego. [...]