ERIC Number: ED080609
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973-Feb-27
Reference Count: N/A
An Evaluation Model for a Regional Educational Service Agency: Construction in a Product Development Setting.
Stepp, Ermel, Jr.
A model for the evaluation of educational products is being applied in the evaluation of the Educational Cooperative Development Program of the Appalachia Educational Laboratory. The Laboratory is conducting a three-year field test of a regional organizational management structure to increase the problem solving capabilities of school superintendents. The evaluative effort is to ascertain the fit of of the field entity with the Educational Cooperative Development Program's design and effectiveness in institutional objectives. The general evaluation design for the Cooperative includes conceptualization, model validation, and model utilization cooresponding to the stages of development in the model for the evaluation of educational products. (For related documents, see TM 003 125-127, 129.) (Author)
Descriptors: Conferences, Cooperative Planning, Decision Making, Educational Development, Evaluation Methods, Models, Program Development, Regional Cooperation, Speeches
Not available separately; see TM 003 125
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Appalachia Educational Lab., Charleston, WV.
Note: Paper presented at symposium of annual meeting of American Educational Research Association (New Orleans, Louisiana, February 25-March 1, 1973)