ERIC Number: ED399432
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Workplace Education Skills Assessment.
This guide is intended to help project directors, coordinators, and other professional staff involved in developing and delivering workplace education programs do the following: understand the confidential nature of workplace education skills assessments and recommended measures in dealing with confidentiality; differentiate between the various types of assessment to determine the type of assessments to use/develop; and identify various standardized assessments commonly used in workplace education programs. The following topics are discussed in the guide's individual sections: rationale for workplace education skills assessment; the multiple partners in the workplace education assessment process (portfolios as assessment, customized assessment, learner interviews and/or surveys, curriculum-based assessment, and standardized tests); legal considerations (high- versus low-stakes assessment and confidentiality agreements); and standardized skills assessments. Contains a list of eight informational resources. (MN)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Colorado State Dept. of Education, Denver. State Library and Adult Education Office.
Note: For related documents, see CE 072 551-559.