ERIC Number: ED225019
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982-Oct
Reference Count: 0
Measuring Student Competencies. Local Leader Guide III. Locally-Directed Evaluation Handbook. Second Edition.
Wentling, Tim L.; Piland, William E.
This document, one of 12 guides that have been developed to facilitate evaluation by and for local education agency (LEA) personnel in Illinois, covers measuring sutdent achievement. This activity is designed to help local instructors and administrators first to expand the scope of their current efforts to assess student attainment of objectives and, second, to increase the number of ways in which the data and information obtained are used in evaluating and improving the total program. The guide has been designed to aid the person who has responsibility for leading this particular activity. It includes three sections. The first section on preliminary considerations contains a brief explanation of this evaluation activity and the necessary steps to prepare for the evaluation undertaking. Suggestions are included for holding a staff meeting to discuss the activity. The second section of the guide is a procedure/ task breakdown, which outlines suggested tasks for conducting this evaluation activity. The third section of this guide contains supporting documents, including information handouts, example documents, and references. (KC)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Adult Education, Adult Vocational Education, Competence, Educational Assessment, Evaluation Criteria, Evaluation Methods, Evaluation Needs, Guidelines, Leaders Guides, Postsecondary Education, Program Development, Program Evaluation, Program Implementation, Program Improvement, School Districts, Secondary Education, Student Evaluation, Technical Education, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois State Board of Education, Springfield. Dept. of Adult, Vocational and Technical Education.
Note: For related documents, see ED 204 541 and CE 034 969-981.