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ERIC Number: EJ1062690
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007
Pages: 6
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 29
ISSN: EISSN-2161-4210
Assessing Service-Learning
Steinke, Pamela; Fitch, Peggy
Research & Practice in Assessment, v2 p24-29 Sum 2007
In an effort to increase the quality and quantity of service-learning assessment, this article provides a brief rationale for engaging in service-learning assessment and reviews a selection of available tools for doing so. The paper includes a matrix that lists cognitive outcomes, including critical thinking and problem solving, and the instruments that measure them. The conclusion emphasizes the role of service-learning assessment in transforming current assessment debates.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Cornell Critical Thinking Test; California Critical Thinking Skills Test (College); Watson Glaser Critical Thinking Appraisal