ERIC Number: ED374588
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994-Aug-17
Evaluating the Impact and Effectiveness of Special Education Based on Program and Student Outcomes. Review of Selected Reports, Documents, and Articles. Project FORUM. Final Report.
This paper was designed to provide background information for participants of the "Statewide Evaluation of Programs and Services with Students with Disabilities" Policy Forum scheduled for August 30 and 31, 1994. The paper provides information regarding program evaluation issues, to stimulate discussion and to give examples of resources available to assist State education agencies in planning and implementing program evaluation procedures as required annually by Federal law. Twenty-eight documents and reports are abstracted to provide specific perspectives and recommendations regarding the range of special education program evaluation issues and challenges. The reports include, among others, products of the National Center on Educational Outcomes, the National Center for Policy Options in Special Education, and Project FORUM of the National Association of State Directors of Special Education. (JDD)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Special Education Programs (ED/OSERS), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Association of State Directors of Special Education, Alexandria, VA.