This user-friendly guide includes easy-to-understand examples, checklists, sample exercises, discussion questions and step-by-step guidance for educational evaluation. It also contains a case study that follows one school and educational authority through the evaluation process, showing what evaluation looks like and feels like in schools and districts. The authors provide a comprehensive set of concepts and guidelines for conducting evaluation studies. The book is results-centered and focused on proven concepts and methods. The authors have developed a simple, four-step process to guide teachers through evaluation: alignment and direction; observations, results, and action and adjustment.
Building Aligned Evaluation Criteria
The concepts and tools of evaluation must be put to use in the context of social drivers using a top-down, needs-based approach. The resulting practical advantage is role clarification of the educational process and resulting educational Outcomes. The ideal societal state—an Ideal Vision—determines the ...