McGraw Hill s ASVAB Basic Training for the AFQT

Author: Janet E. Wall
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071483407
Release Date: 2006-01-17
Genre: Study Aids

Inside information on the verbal and math skill levels required for specific military occupations Author was formerly a key member of the ASVAB team at the Department of Defense Ready for publication just when the armed forces are raising their enlistment goals!

McGraw Hill s ASVAB 3rd Edition

Author: Janet E. Wall
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071810524
Release Date: 2013-02-01
Genre: Study Aids

We're ready to help you score your best on the ASVAB! McGraw-Hill Education delivers the complete guide for recruits for all branches of the U.S. Armed Forces. Packed with all the latest information about military enlistment, McGraw-Hill's ASVAB includes four full-length sample tests with strategies for answering every question type. Dr. Janet E. Wall, a former key member of the U.S. government's ASVAB team, is uniquely qualified to guide you through every step of the military entrance process. You'll learn tips for scoring high on all of the ASVAB subtests, and you'll find out about the rewarding jobs available to you in today's armed forces. If you're looking to launch an exciting military career, this all-in-one resource is the guide for you. Includes The latest information provided by the Department of Defense and the military 4 full-length sample tests with complete explanations for every question CD-ROM with interactive tests modeled on the real exam In-depth review of all test subjects, from algebra to shop tools Proven strategies for the ASVAB subtests that determine if you are eligible for enlistment and job training programs Actual ASVAB test directions, answer sheets, and score reports Answers to your questions about military entrance CD-ROM with practice tests; Compatible with PC and MAC systems

McGraw Hill Education ASVAB with DVD Fourth Edition

Author: Janet E. Wall
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN: 125983705X
Release Date: 2016-12-29
Genre: Study Aids

The updated, complete guide for preparing for the ASVAB, the required entrance exam for all branches of the U.S. Armed Forces Each year one million people take the ASVAB exam. Sponsored by the Department of Defense, the exam is administered year-round in high schools and at recruiting centers nationwide. ASVAB scores are used to measure aptitude for a variety of careers in the military. They are also used to determine whether or not potential military recruits qualify for enlistment and which military jobs are best for each recruit. This book includes reviews of all subjects tested, tips and strategies for answering specific question types, sample exams modeled on the real exam, an answer key with complete explanations for every question, and inside information on ASVAB testing, scoring, and pursuing a military career. Author Janet E. Wall, a former key member of the Defense Department's ASVAB team, will guide you through every step of the military entrance process. • 4 full-length ASVAB practice tests • DVD with quizzes on ASVAB subject areas • In-depth review of all test subjects, from algebra to shop tools • Proven strategies for the ASVAB subtests that determine eligibility for enlistment and job training programs • The latest information from the Department of Defense and the military • Answers to common questions about military enlistment and jobs Janet E. Wall, National Career Development Association Fellow, was the manager of the ASVAB Career Exploration Program for the Department of Defense. She also served as president of the Association for Assessment in Counseling and Education (AACE). Dr. Janet E. Wall, National Career Development Association Fellow, was the manager of the ASVAB Career Exploration Program for the Department of Defense. She also served as president of the Association for Assessment in Counseling and Education (AACE).

McGraw Hill Education ASVAB Fourth Edition

Author: Janet E. Wall
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN: 1259837009
Release Date: 2016-12-29
Genre: Study Aids

The updated, complete guide for preparing for the ASVAB, the required entrance exam for all branches of the U.S. Armed Forces Each year one million people take the ASVAB exam. Sponsored by the Department of Defense, the exam is administered year-round in high schools and at recruiting centers nationwide. ASVAB scores are used to measure aptitude for a variety of careers in the military. They are also used to determine whether or not potential military recruits qualify for enlistment and which military jobs are best for each recruit. This book includes reviews of all subjects tested, tips and strategies for answering specific question types, sample exams modeled on the real exam, an answer key with complete explanations for every question, and inside information on ASVAB testing, scoring, and pursuing a military career. Author Janet E. Wall, a former key member of the Defense Department's ASVAB team, will guide you through every step of the military entrance process. • 4 full-length ASVAB practice tests • In-depth review of all test subjects, from algebra to shop tools • Proven strategies for the ASVAB subtests that determine eligibility for enlistment and job training programs • The latest information from the Department of Defense and the military • Answers to common questions about military enlistment and jobs Janet E. Wall, National Career Development Association Fellow, was the manager of the ASVAB Career Exploration Program for the Department of Defense. She also served as president of the Association for Assessment in Counseling and Education (AACE).

McGraw Hill s ASVAB Second Edition

Author: Janet E. Wall
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071626644
Release Date: 2009-09-11
Genre: Study Aids

The ASVAB is the third largest standardized test after the ACT and SAT and is given year-round in high schools and recruiting centers Includes updated and revised reviews of all ASVAB content areas: electronics, auto and shop information, mechanical comprehension, coding, assembling objects

McGraw Hill s ASVAB Basic Training for the AFQT Second Edition

Author: Janet E. Wall
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071632836
Release Date: 2009-10-02
Genre: Study Aids

From an exam insider, a vital guide to the ASVAB subtests essential to a successful start of your military career Of the eight ASVAB subtests, four--word knowledge, paragraph comprehension, arithmetic reasoning, and mathematics knowledge--comprise what is called the Armed Forces Qualifying Test (AFQT). You must achieve certain AFQT scores or you may be barred from certain military occupations--or even from the military itself! McGraw-Hill’s ASVAB Basic Training for the AFQT provides you with intensive review and practice specifically targeted to the AFQT portion of the ASVAB. This guide includes drills, exercises, review material, and inside information on the minimum “line scores” required to qualify for hundreds of specific military occupations.

McGraw Hill Education ASVAB Basic Training for the AFQT Third Edition

Author: Janet E. Wall
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9781259835087
Release Date: 2016-12-30
Genre: Study Aids

AFQT Prep from the Name You Trust The AFQT covers the most important sections of the ASVAB, which you must pass in order to enlist in the military and to qualify for many military jobs. This book gives you everything you need to know to succeed on these essential AFQT subtests. Score-Raising Features Include: • 8 full-length sample AFQT subtests: 2 Arithmetic Reasoning, 2 Word Knowledge, 2 Paragraph Comprehension, and 2 Mathematics Knowledge • Answer keys with thorough explanations for every question • In-depth review of AFQT math and verbal topics • Activities and drills to sharpen your math and verbal skills • Strategies from an actual AFQT expert for answering every question type • Inside tips for scoring high on the test • Information on how to register for the test • The latest information on careers available in today’s military • Valuable overview on how your test scores are used for enlistment • Special section on finding a military occupation that matches your interests

McGraw Hill Education Top 50 Skills For A Top Score ASVAB Reading and Math Second Edition

Author: Janet E. Wall
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9781259835285
Release Date: 2017-01-06
Genre: Study Aids

A comprehensive study guide for the reading and math sections of the ASVAB, the test required for a military career McGraw-Hill Education's Top 50 Skills For A Top Score: ASVAB Reading and Math with Downloadable Tests, Second Edition guides test takers step by step through ASVAB preparation and gives them the tools needed to succeed on this exam. Dr. Janet Wall, a former key member of the U.S. government’s ASVAB team, presents 50 accessible easy-to-master reading and math skills. Test takers get focused instructions, practical exercises, as well as tests to identify their weaknesses and check their progress. · Updated information on taking the ASVAB · 50 essential skills with step-by-step practice exercises · A pre-test to identify weaknesses and a post-test to track progress · Strategies for answering every type of ASVAB reading and math question · 2 downloadable full-length practice tests

McGraw Hill s Top 50 Skills For A Top Score ASVAB Reading and Math

Author: Janet E. Wall
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071718004
Release Date: 2010-10-08
Genre: Study Aids

Target the 50 key skills to ace the reading and math sections of the ASVAB McGraw-Hill's Top 50 Reading and Math Skills for ASVAB Success focuses directly on sharpening a defined list of specific skills that can add points to your score. It breaks up instructional material into short, easy-to-handle chunks. Within each lesson, problems of gradually increasing difficulty help you build your problem-solving skills. A posttest helps you check their mastery of each skill. Created by a former key member of the Department of Defense ASVAB development team, this guide also includes a CD-ROM with two additional 50-question posttests. Extra help and practice with every concept topic tested on the ASVAB Strategies for answering all multiple-choice and constructed response math question types on the SAT Small bits of information make a quick review--you can do one skill a day or a week and track your progress accordingly Inside you'll find: 50 Top Skills Checklist; About the Pretest; Taking the ASVAB; ASVAB question types; 50-item Pretest Skills 1 - 50; Table of Formulas; 50-item Posttest I; Answers and Solutions; Computation Review; Table of Measurements; ASVAB Vocabulary; Word Roots; Prefixes; and Suffixes.

Job Seeker s Online Goldmine

Author: Janet E. Wall
Publisher: Jist Works
ISBN: 1593572948
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Business & Economics

One-of-a-kind job search tool that taps into the Web resources sponsored by Uncle Sam and noncommercial entities. Job seekers, students, and anyone interested in important career information will find a goldmine of assistance through the little-known, but highly useful Web tools described in this book. This action-based, goal-oriented handbook guides the reader in accomplishing specific career and education goals - all by using high-quality, no-charge Web tools that help them pinpoint career interests, write resumes, find job openings, and more!

Evaluation and Testing in Nursing Education

Author: Marilyn H. Oermann, PhD, RN, FAAN
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 0826110622
Release Date: 2009-05-18
Genre: Medical

Designated a Doody's Core Title and Essential Purchase! "Without question, this book should be on every nurse educator's bookshelf, or at least available through the library or nursing program office. Certainly, all graduate students studying to be nurse educators should have a copy." --Nursing Education Perspectives "This [third edition] is an invaluable resource for theoretical and practical application of evaluation and testing of clinical nursing students. Graduate students and veteran nurses preparing for their roles as nurse educators will want to add this book to their library." Score: 93, 4 stars --Doody's "This 3rd edition. . . .has again given us philosophical, theoretical and social/ethical frameworks for understanding assessment and measurement, as well as fundamental knowledge to develop evaluation tools for individual students and academic programs." -Nancy F. Langston, PhD, RN, FAAN Dean and Professor Virginia Commonwealth University School of Nursing All teachers need to assess learning. But often, teachers are not well prepared to carry out the tasks related to evaluation and testing. This third edition of Evaluation and Testing in Nursing Education serves as an authoritative resource for teachers in nursing education programs and health care agencies. Graduate students preparing for their roles as nurse educators will also want to add this book to their collection. As an inspiring, award-winning title, this book presents a comprehensive list of all the tools required to measure students' classroom and clinical performance. The newly revised edition sets forth expanded coverage on essential concepts of evaluation, measurement, and testing in nursing education; quality standards of effective measurement instruments; how to write all types of test items and establish clinical performance parameters and benchmarks; and how to evaluate critical thinking in written assignments and clinical performance. Special features: The steps involved in test construction, with guidelines on how to develop test length, test difficulty, item formats, and scoring procedures Guidelines for assembling and administering a test, including design rules and suggestions for reproducing the test Strategies for writing multiple-choice and multiple-response items How to develop test items that prepare students for licensure and certification examinations Like its popular predecessors, this text offers a seamless blending of theoretical and practical insight on evaluation and testing in nursing education, thus serving as an invaluable resource for both educators and students.

Principles and Applications of Assessment in Counseling

Author: Susan Whiston
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780495501978
Release Date: 2008-05-09
Genre: Medical

This comprehensive introduction to appraisal and assessment, created specifically for counseling students, presents mathematical and statistical concepts in a simple and useful manner. The book stresses the importance of counselors being good consumers of assessment tools to avoid misusing tools in manners harmful to clients. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

How to Choose Your Major

Author: Mary E. Ghilani
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9781440856631
Release Date: 2017-07-07
Genre: Education

Guide students through the career decision-making process as it pertains to college choices with this manual that helps students identify interest, skills, and values; conduct career research; and prepare for a profession after graduation. • Features personal career stories of several well-known individuals • Introduces a five-step schematic that illustrates the career decision-making process • Identifies the best careers for your personality style • Lays out the steps involved in choosing a major • Illustrates the relationship between college majors and careers

Measuring Up

Author: Janet E. Wall
Publisher: Caps Press
ISBN: 1561090999
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Psychology

This intense handbook covers a variety of issues, from best standardized testing procedures to evaluating student achievement through performance standards. Included are special topics, like the assessment of students with mental or behavioral problems, helping students with limited English proficiency, and ethnic differences incorporated into testing. The role of the educator or counselor is studied while reporting test results to parents or social service agencies, facilitating career development, and designing needs assessment for individuals or programs.