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ERIC Number: EJ552304
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-0337
A Primer on Competency-Based Evaluation.
Chambers, David W.; Glassman, Paul
Journal of Dental Education, v61 n8 p651-66 Aug 1997
Examines the rationale underlying competency-based evaluation, the value of authentic (as contrasted with simulation) assessment, and different techniques used for authentic evaluation. Details four authentic evaluation types useful in dental education: ratings; exemplary products; test cases; and portfolios. Discusses matching evaluation methods with evaluation decisions and desirable characteristics of evaluation methods. Includes a glossary of terms in competency-based education. (MSE)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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