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Educating policymakers for evaluation

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Published by Sage Publications published in cooperation with the Evaluation Research Society in Beverly Hills .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Legislators -- United States.,
    • Sunset reviews of government programs -- United States.,
    • Evaluation research (Social action programs) -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      Statementedited by Franklin M. Zweig, Keith E. Marvin.
      SeriesSage research progress series in evaluation ;, v. 9
      ContributionsZweig, Franklin M., Marvin, Keith E.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK1001 .E34
      The Physical Object
      Pagination160 p. ;
      Number of Pages160
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4111308M
      ISBN 100803915292, 0803915306
      LC Control Number80026296

      Texas Institute for Measurement, Evaluation, and Statistics University of Houston This is Book 1 in the series Practical Guidelines for the Education of English Language Learners: Book 1: Research-based Recommendations for Instruction and Academic Interventions Book 2: Research-based Recommendations for Serving Adolescent Newcomers. The National Center for Education Evaluation and Regional Assistance (NCEE) conducts unbiased large-scale evaluations of education programs and practices supported by federal funds; provides research-based technical assistance to educators and policymakers; and sup-ports theFile Size: 1MB.

      This book presents a wealth of experience designed to aid policymakers and citizens as they consider historic changes in American public education policy. Book Details Pages.   Focuses on the 'why' and 'how' of evalution before presenting and assessing the value of a range of evaluation techniques. Discusses the use and abuse of evaluation results in policy-making, particularly in relation to recent trends and issues in vocational education and training such as decentralization a declining role for the State, a shift towards work-based learning and a concern for.

      This book offers a clear picture of the current state of the field and directions for the future--to the benefit of elementary science teacher educators, aspiring teacher educators, school policymakers, other professionals involved in science education and, ultimately, the millions of elementary school children who will gain from improved by:   Schools need to be better positioned for the next crisis. That means making technology available, preparing students and teachers for online learning, and bringing an equity focus to assessment tools.


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