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Program evaluation in language education

by Richard Kiely

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Language and languages -- Study and teaching -- Evaluation.,
  • Language and languages -- Ability testing.,
  • English language -- Study and teaching -- Foreign speakers -- Evaluation.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRichard Kiely and Pauline Rea-Dickins.
    SeriesResearch and practice in applied linguistics
    ContributionsRea-Dickins, Pauline.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP53.63 .K54 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3422039M
    ISBN 101403945705, 1403945713
    LC Control Number2005043358

    CiteScore: ℹ CiteScore: CiteScore measures the average citations received per peer-reviewed document published in this title. CiteScore values are based on citation counts in a range of four years (e.g. ) to peer-reviewed documents (articles, reviews, conference papers, data papers and book chapters) published in the same four calendar years, divided by the number of. Early Childhood Program Evaluations: A Decision-Maker’s Guide This guide prepares decision makers to interpret program evaluations using five key questions drawn from rigorous evaluation research. Policymakers and civic leaders need to know whether a given early childhood program is effective and deserves a significant investment of funds.

    Office of Assessment and Evaluation Bilingual – English as a Second Language Program Evaluation Presented to Board of Trustees on March 6, ‐ Board of Trustees Program Evaluation Team Laura DuPont, Ph.D., President Page Rander, Vice President Charles Pond, Secretary Ken Baliker, Member.   The lack of teaching cases in program evaluation is often cited as a gap in the field. This ground-breaking book fills this gap, covering the essentials of program evaluation as it is used in education and with a wide variety of evaluation projects to be discussed, analyzed, and reflected upon. The book covers the essentials of program evaluation, including foundation and types of evaluation.

      Keywords: Program Evaluation, Medical Education, Utilization-Focused Evaluation Medical education is a dynamic, rapidly-evolving enterprise. Technological advances such as simulation, virtual reality, and personal digital assistants, to name a few, have considerably altered the way in which medical students are educated and trained. Book Description: The specific-and varied-ways in which assessment and evaluation can impact learning and teaching have become an important language education research concern, particularly as educators are increasingly called on to implement these processes for improvement, accountability, or curricular development purposes.


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Program evaluation in language education by Richard Kiely Download PDF EPUB FB2

: Program Evaluation in Language Education (Research and Practice in Applied Linguistics) (): Kiely, R., Rea-Dickins, P.: BooksCited by: Case studies illustrate the diversity of evaluation contexts, functions and approaches, documenting the ways in which evaluation processes and outcomes inform and facilitate program development, and contribute to explaining how language and teacher education programs constitute opportunities for.

About this book Introduction Case studies illustrate the diversity of evaluation contexts, functions and approaches, documenting the ways in which evaluation processes and outcomes inform and facilitate program development, and contribute to explaining how language and teacher education programs constitute opportunities for learning.

Get this from a library. Program evaluation in language education. [Richard Kiely; Pauline Rea-Dickins] -- This book constitutes both a text for students of evaluation, and a guide for those readers undertaking evaluations or research into evaluation processes.

Part 1explores the background to language. The paper reports a study of English-language teaching conducted in Delhi State of India that sought to examine the assumption that a change in an evaluation.

A GUIDE FOR EDUCATORS TO BUILD EVALUATION INTO PROGRAM PLANNING AND DECISION -MAKING, USING A THEORY-DRIVEN, EMBEDDED APPROACH TO EVALUATION. Prepared by: Susan P. Giancola Giancola Research Associates, Inc.

Prepared for: U.S. Department of Education Office of Elementary and Secondary Education School Support and Rural Programs. DRAFT Data gathered during evaluation enable managers and staff to create the best possible programs, to learn from mistakes, to make modifications as needed, to monitor progress toward program goals, and to judge the success of the program in achieving its short-term, intermediate, and long-term outcomes.

Evaluation. Creating valid and reliable assessments is critical to accurately measuring educational data. Evaluating the information gathered, however, is equally important to the effective use of the information for instruction. In education, evaluation is the process of using the measurements gathered in the assessments.

Teachers use this. Educational evaluation is clearly decision-oriented and is undertaken with the intention that some action will take place as a result. It is intended to lead to better policies and practices in education.

Characteristics of Evaluation: The analysis of all the above definitions makes us able to draw following characteristics of evaluation: 1.

Program Evaluation Defined • “Evaluation: Systematic investigation of the value, importance, or significance of something or someone along defined dimensions”(Yarbrough, Shulha, Hopson, & Caruthers,p. • “Evaluation is the systematic process of delineating, obtaining, reporting, and applying descriptive and.

Testing and evaluation takes major role in language teaching and learning. We can conduct different kinds of test to know about the students skills in language.

After test we will do the standard evaluation. It will show the performance level of students. In language skills evaluation we can find the students problems in learning.

Historical perspectives: language program evaluation and applied linguistics --pt. Cases and issues Evaluating teachers' English language competence Evaluating a language through science program Evaluating the contribution of the native speaker teacher Evaluating foreign language teaching in primary schools Although much has been written about the testing and evaluation of language students, few books have dealt with the much broader issue of measuring the success of language programs.

Filling a critical gap in the literature of applied linguistics, Language Program Evaluation provides teachers, researchers, and administrators with a complete introduction to both qualitative and quantitative. Evaluation of the Metropolitan East Disadvantaged Schools Program professional development program for primary teachers, focusing on teaching factual writing.

Macquarie University: National Centre for English Language Teaching and Research. Moreover, program evaluation is part of a larger “culture of evidence” approach to decision making and quality assurance that regional accrediting agencies find attractive.

Thus, engaging in careful program evaluation enhances the chances that campus accreditation or reaccreditation proceedings will. Effective program evaluation is a systematic way to improve and account for public health actions by involving procedures that are useful, feasible, ethical, and accurate.

The Framework for Evaluation in Public Health [1] guides public health professionals in their use of program evaluation. It is a practical, nonprescriptive tool, designed to. Elvis Wagner, Associate Professor of Education, Temple University "This book provides language assessment students, researchers, and practitioners an up-to-date and comprehensive collection of articles that collectively address the potentially transforming role of assessment and evaluation in language education.

In its broadest meaning, to evaluate means to ascertain the worth of or to fix a value on some object. In this book, we use evaluation in a more restricted sense, as program evaluation or interchangeably as evaluation research, defined as a social science activity directed at collecting, analyzing, interpreting, and communicating information about the.

Unleashing the potential of continuous improvement in teaching/learning requires an appreciation of the difference in spirit between assessment and evaluation. Assessment is frequently confused and confounded with evaluation.

The purpose of an. A recurring theme throughout this book has been reflective analysis of the practices that are involved in planning and teaching a language course. This has involved an examination of the context in which the program occurs, of the goals, syllabus, and structure of a course, and how these can be planned and developed, as well as analysis of the.

Continuing Education Program Evaluation Form. Details. File Format. PDF; Size: 38 kB. Download. This form is used by an agency that conducts a training program for people who might be thinking of continuing their education.

The participants are required to fill this form which enquires them about their experience with the program.encouraged to develop continuous evaluation systems that align with both program design and the needs of EL students in each state or community.

COMPONENTS OF AN EVALUATION OF PROGRAMS. AND SERVICES FOR ELs. The following tool is based on the U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights’ Web page “Developing.

He closes with a summary of his own procedure for program evaluation, the "context-adaptive model," which he describes as "a flexible, adaptable heuristic -- a starting point for inquiry into language education programs that will constantly reshape and redefine itself, depending on the context of the program and the evaluation" (p.

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