ERIC Number: EJ274483
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Sep
Reference Count: 0
The Use and Abuse of Control Groups in Program Evaluation.
Payne, David A.; Brown, Carvin L.
Roeper Review, v5 n1 p11-14 Sep 1982
The author discusses the selection and use of control groups, particularly in studies evaluating gifted programs. Factors affecting evaluation design decisions are outlined, the control and abuse of control groups is discussed, and some useful data collection design procedures are reviewed. Also considered is the analysis of data from contrast groups. (SW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A