ERIC Number: ED109238
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975-Apr
Reference Count: 0
What Are We Doing in Formal Evaluation Training Programs?
Sanders, James R.
The field of formal evaluation is a newly developing one which requires that training programs encompass new concepts as well as those that are standard in preparing professionals for the field. They should be trained as data gatherers in many roles, they should be aware of new developments and be able to contribute to them. The curriculum make up of three universities, whom the author sees as having successful training programs are examined. Considerations are made as to what factors formal evaluation training programs should meet., such as the differences in training for academicians and a professional evaluators, the content of the program, and the personality types of students selected for these programs. (Author/DEP)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association (Washington, D.C., March 30-April 3, 1975)