ERIC Number: EJ628574
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Development of an Informal Learning Opportunities Assay.
Gerber, Brian L.; Marek, Edmund A.; Cavallo, Ann M. L.
International Journal of Science Education, v23 n6 p569-83 Jun 2001
To date no instrument has been developed to effectively examine the wide variety of informal experiences a child may encounter. Develops and field tests such an instrument called Informal Learning Opportunities Assay (ILOA) which was administered to 2128 middle and high school students. Indicates that ILOA was found to be ethnically neutral, easily scored, and flexible in design. (Contains 21 references.) (Author/ASK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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