ERIC Number: ED219572
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982-Jan
Reference Count: 0
Quality Indicators for Vocational Education.
World-Wide Education and Research Inst., Salt Lake City, UT.
This observer's guide and checklist contains materials suitable for on-site evaluation of vocational education programs, a preliminary step in identifying quality indicators. It includes a cover sheet for recording program location and descriptive information and a list of procedures for conducting the evaluation. Separate sheets are provided for the rating of each of 18 quality indicators. Descriptions are given of inferior and superior examples of the particular quality indicator. In addition to a rating scale, space is provided for recommended action to close the gap. These quality indicators are included: needs assessment, guidance program, student placement, followup activities, community responsiveness, evaluating pupils, teacher selection, teacher evaluation, inservice growth, building facilities, vocational classrooms, operation and maintenance (of vocational education areas), tools and equipment, objectives, pupil growth, special pupils, curriculum and change, and innovation. (YLB)
Descriptors: Community Involvement, Curriculum Development, Disabilities, Educational Equipment, Educational Facilities, Educational Innovation, Educational Objectives, Educational Quality, Followup Studies, Guidance Programs, Inservice Teacher Education, Needs Assessment, Program Evaluation, Secondary Education, Student Evaluation, Student Needs, Student Placement, Teacher Evaluation, Teacher Selection, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Utah State Office of Education, Salt Lake City. Div. of Vocational Education.
Authoring Institution: World-Wide Education and Research Inst., Salt Lake City, UT.
Identifiers: Quality Indicators; Utah
Note: For a related document see CE 033 276.