ERIC Number: ED239406
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982-May
Reference Count: 0
Indicators of Quality Schools: Instrument to Assess the Educational Quality of Your School.
Colorado State Dept. of Education, Denver. School Improvement and Leadership Services Unit.
This document is the complete Indicators of Quality Schools assessment instrument. The instrument is a series of checklists of school practices found in schools known to have an effective instructional program organized under 12 topic areas (with subitems listed under each area): curricular congruence; assessment; leadership of the principal; high expectations; school-wide norms; values, practices and policies; school climate factors; monitoring and feedback of student progress; time on task; organization and management of the instructional setting; instructional effectiveness; parent and community involvement and accountability/accreditation/planning process. The rating scale is 1-3 and includes two scales: (a) what is and (b) impact potential. The user will find brief explanations of category areas under each of the 12 topics. (MD)
Publication Type: Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Sponsor: National Study of School Evaluation, Falls Church, VA.; Department of Education, Washington, DC. Basic Skills Improvement Program.
Authoring Institution: Colorado State Dept. of Education, Denver. School Improvement and Leadership Services Unit.
Identifiers: Indicators of Quality Schools
Note: For parts I, II, and III of Indicators of Quality Schools, see EA 016 367-372.