ERIC Number: ED199283
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Educational Indicators of Development. Education and Socioeconomic Development, Monograph III.
Baker, Harold R.
This state-of-the-art series is the third of four interdependent monographs under the umbrella title of Education and Socioeconomic Development. Educational indicators are emphasized as part of the social indicators being considered in various countries. This monograph includes a glossary on understanding the language of education and related terms, and a chapter on the case for education in socioeconomic development. The core of the monograph reviews the approaches to educational indicator work in the following nine agencies: (1) Bureau of School Programs Evaluation, the State Department of Education, U.S.A.; (2) Institute for Educational Research, Finland; (3) National Center for Education Statistics, U.S.A.; (4) Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development, France; (5) Office of Management and Budget, U.S.A.; (6) Stanford Research Institute, U.S.A.; (7) Urban Institute, U.S.A.; (8) United Nations Economic and Social Council, Switzerland; and (9) United Nations Economic, Scientific and Cultural Organization, France. A special chapter is devoted to the work of two agencies on output or result indicators, i.e. the International Association for the Evaluation of Educational Achievement, Stockholm, Sweden, and the National Assessment of Educational Progress, Denver, Colorado. (Author/RL) Aspect of National Assessment (NAEP) dealt with in this document: Program Description.
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Reference Materials - Vocabularies/Classifications
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Saskatchewan Univ., Saskatoon. Extension Div.