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Dr. Robert Henson

Photo of Dr. Robert HensonDr. Robert Henson (Educational Research Methodology) received new funding from the University of Illinois for “Development of Accessible IRT-Based Models and Methodologies for Improving the Breadth and Accuracy of Item Option-Scored Diagnostic Assessments.” Henson and the graduate student’s primary responsibilities will initially involve the programming and testing of the estimation algorithm, the abstract states. After having developed and tested this software suite, Dr. Henson and the graduate student’s responsibilities will include data manipulation, model estimation on real world and possible modifications of the model. In its conclusion, software, software manuals and reports of the real world data will be provided.