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ERIC Number: ED313780
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989-Jan-3
Pages: 101
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Policy Recommendation on Performance-Based Accreditation. A Report Prepared for the Commissioner of Education and the State Board of Education of the Nebraska Department of Education.
Nebraska Univ., Lincoln. Bureau of Educational Research and Field Services.
The content of this report, commissioned by the State Board of Education, examines the current input indicators contained within Nebraska Statutes. Recommendations for ways in which process performance indicators suggested by the Accreditation Advisory Committee may be appropriately evaluated and measured are provided. The common curriculum of Nebraska's school system is identified and recommendations are made for appropriate testing strategies. A review is made of the Comprehensive School Evaluation Process currently required in state and in North Central accreditation. The majority of the report is contained in seven appendices: (1) charge from the State Board of Education and makeup of Task Force; (2) catalogue of indicators; (3) textbook usage in elementary schools of educational service Unit #3; (4) partial summary of course offerings in Nebraska secondary schools; (5) testing options and costs, National Assessment of Education Program, achievement batteries, and subject area tests; and (6) North Central Accreditation Process. (32 references) (SI)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: Nebraska State Dept. of Education, Lincoln. Div. of Vocational Education.
Authoring Institution: Nebraska Univ., Lincoln. Bureau of Educational Research and Field Services.
Identifiers - Location: Nebraska