Technical Advisory Group

Mark Reckase

2012 - Present

Professor Dr. Mark Reckase is a professor of measurement and quantitative methods at Michigan State University. He specializes in the development of educational and psychological tests, educational policy related to testing, and the psychometric theory that supports the assessment of cognitive skills and content knowledge. In particular, he studies applications of unidimensional and multidimensional item response theory (IRT) models, computerized-adaptive testing (CAT), assessment using performance tasks, standard setting on educational tests, and methods for evaluating the quality of teacher education programs. His areas of expertise are: Quantitative research methods, Measurement & testing, Standard setting, Assessment, Psychometric theory, Item response & Rasch modelling, Instrument development, Structural equation modelling, Large-scale standardized testing.