ERIC Number: ED434902
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: N/A
Assessment Hotspots, 1998.
Ahearn, Charles, Ed.; Nalley, Donna, Ed.; Casbon, Christy, Ed.
Assessment Hotspots, v1 n1 1998
SouthEastern Regional Vision for Education (SERVE) is one of the 10 federally funded regional educational laboratories. This annual publication captures and shares the experiences of SERVE school districts that have volunteered to share their efforts at assessment reform. This issue contains the following: (1) "We Never Get over the Fear of Failure: R&D on the Road with Nancy McMunn" (Nancy McMunn); (2) "Head & Heart into Assessment: An Overview of SERVE's Research and Development Assessment Project" (Wendy McColskey, Nancy McMunn, and Sara Thompson); (3) "Creating a Hotspot of Activity: The District Perspective" (Beth Deluzain and Patricia Schenck); (4) "Life within the Hotspot: The School and Teacher Perspective" (Wendy McColskey and Nancy McMunn); (5) "Spotlight on a School Assessment Project: Electronic Portfolios at Bugg Elementary" (Mary Q. Penta and Sheila Wright); (6) "What's Happening in Other States? Spotlight on South Carolina's Office of Assessment" (Susan Agruso, Cathi Snyder, and Marc Drews); and (6) "Brief View: Other SERVE Research and Development Projects." (SLD)
Descriptors: Demonstration Programs, Educational Assessment, Educational Change, Elementary Secondary Education, Federal Aid, Research and Development, School Districts, School Restructuring, State Programs, Student Evaluation
SERVE Publications Dept., 1203 Governor's Square Boulevard, Suite 400, Tallahassee, FL 32301 ($8); Tel.: 800-352-6001 (toll-free).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: SERVE: SouthEastern Regional Vision for Education.