ERIC Number: EJ270565
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: 0
The Context of Evaluation Practice in State Departments of Education.
Smith, Nick L.
Educational Evaluation and Policy Analysis, v4 n3 p373-86 Fall 1982
This synthesis of six commissioned papers on state education agency evaluation practices describes the sources of influence or factors affecting the context of their evaluation practices. Evaluation is viewed as testing, management, and policy formation conducted within a highly complex social setting. (PN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
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