Making the case, evidence of program effectiveness in schools and classrooms: criteria and guidelines for the U.S. Department of Education's program effectiveness panel
Published At: Washington, DC
Date Published: 1988
Distributor: Superintendent of Public Documents
Source Address: U.S. Government Printing Office
Source City/State/Zip: Washington DC
Material Type: Descriptive/Project Description
Intended Audience: General
Physical Media: Print
Subjects: School Effectiveness; Demonstration Programs; Standards
The handbook details the policies of the U.S. Department of Education's Program Effectiveness Panel (PEP). Included are background, purposes, how the panel works, how standards and assumptions have changed, and criteria of effectiveness. Types of claims of effectiveness are analyzed: academic achievement, improvements in teachers and students' attitudes and behaviors, improvements in instructional practices and procedures, and schoolwide change. A bibliography is included as are forms for submission.
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