ERIC Number: ED051313
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Proceedings of the Conference on Educational Accountability.
Educational Testing Service, Princeton, NJ.
The philosophy, strategies, and pitfalls of educational accountability, and information on the development and implementation of accountability programs are outlined in this conference report. Educational accountability is a term used in connection with activities such as assessment, evaluation, auditing, and performance contacting. The speakers' papers include: "The Means and Ends of Accountability" (Erick L. Lindman); "Issues in Implementation I" (Mark R. Shedd); "Issues in Implementation II" (Francis Keppel); "Public Expectations" (James E. Allen, Jr.); "The Role of Evaluation" (Henry S. Dyer); and "The Future of Accountability" (Edythe J. Gaines). (AG)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Accountability, Behavioral Objectives, Conference Reports, Criterion Referenced Tests, Educational Finance, Educational Improvement, Educational Objectives, Educational Planning, Educational Quality, Evaluation, Instructional Programs, Performance Contracts, Performance Criteria, Program Development, Public Education, School Community Relationship, Teacher Effectiveness, Teacher Responsibility
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Educational Testing Service, Princeton, NJ.