ERIC Number: ED194613
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Training Manual for the Writing Subtest of the Florida Teacher Competency Examination: Procedures for Training Raters and Referees in Holistic Evaluation of Essays Written for the Florida Teacher Competency Examination. Volume Two of Five.
Brossell, Gordon; Hoetker, James
This manual is designed as a guide for the initial training of raters and referees in holistic evaluation of writing samples. It is intended for use by a single trainer in a group of twelve (nine raters, three referees) trainees. The manual is divided into sections corresponding to the procedures to be used in the training sessions. The left hand pages contain the trainer's text, and include general directions and special points of interest. The right hand pages contain reprints from the Trainee Handbook. Basic information about holistic evaluation of writing samples is provided in the form of questions and answers. Ratings of exemplary essays are included. (Author/GK)
Descriptors: Competency Based Teacher Education, Elementary Secondary Education, Essay Tests, Evaluation Criteria, Higher Education, Holistic Evaluation, Minimum Competency Testing, Rating Scales, Scoring, Teacher Certification, Trainees, Trainers, Training Methods, Writing (Composition), Writing Evaluation, Writing Skills
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee.
Authoring Institution: Florida State Univ., Tallahassee. Coll. of Education.
Identifiers: Florida; Florida Teacher Competency Examination; Interrater Reliability
Note: For related documents, see TM 800 743, TM 800 745-47.