ERIC Number: EJ346455
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
The Nature of Educational Evaluation.
Wolf, Richard M.
International Journal of Educational Research, v11 n1 p7-20 1987
This article defines educational evaluation; describes its role in education; and compares and contrasts it to measurement, research, and learner appraisal. Evaluation is shown to have an important role in play in education, notably in relation to program improvement. Limitations of educational evaluation are noted. (Author/JAZ)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue with title "Educational Evaluation: The State of the Field."