ERIC Number: ED289079
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: N/A
Vocational Assessment and Evaluation Systems: A Comparison.
Botterbusch, Karl F.
This publication provides detailed information on widely available commercial vocational evaluation and assessment systems. An introduction considers two separate models for system selection--initial development of an evaluation unit and expansion of an existing unit. The Vocational Evaluation System Outline is described. A table compares 21 vocational evaluation systems. Descriptions of these assessment and vocational systems follow. Each description includes development, organization, physical aspects, vocational evaluation process, administration, scoring and norms, observation of clients, reporting, utility, training in the system, technical considerations, reviewer's summary and comments, address, cost, and references. Systems are Apticom, Career Evaluation System, Key Educational Vocational Assessment System, McCarron-Dial Evaluation System, Microcomputer Evaluation and Screening Assessment, Microcomputer Evaluation of Career Areas, Micro-TOWER, Philadelphia Jewish Employment and Vocational Service Work Sample System, Prep Work Samples, Pre-Vocational Readiness Battery, Skills Assessment Module, System for Assessment and Group Evaluation, Talent Assessment Program, TOWER System, Valpar Component Work Sample Series, Vocational Evaluation System by Singer, Vocational Information and Evaluation Work Samples, Vocational Interest Temperament and Aptitude System, Wide Range Employability Sample Test, Work Skills Development Package, and World of Work Inventory. (YLB)
Descriptors: Comparative Analysis, Occupational Information, Postsecondary Education, Program Descriptions, Secondary Education, Test Reviews, Test Selection, Vocational Evaluation, Vocational Rehabilitation
Materials Development Center, Stout Vocational Rehabilitation Institute, University of Wisconsin-Stout, Menomonie, WI 54751.
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Rehabilitation Services Administration (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin Univ.-Stout, Menomonie. Stout Vocational Rehabilitation Inst.
Note: For previous edition, see ED 273 803.