Student Ratings of Teaching: Validity of Several Rating Factors

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Science  05 Oct 1973:
Vol. 182, Issue 4107, pp. 83-85
DOI: 10.1126/science.182.4107.83


Students' ratings of their instructors in undergraduate classes in calculus were correlated with class performance on a common final examination. Ratings on several instructional factors were highly related to class performance even though they appeared to be independent of the students' own grades.