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resources regarding the evaluation and assessment of educational personnel, students, facilities, curriculum, policies, goals and mission

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    A School Checkup - How Good is Your Health Program? Kindergarten-Lifelong
    How healthy is your school? Seven effective steps are outlined for Adventist teachers and administrators wanting to re-evaluate the health program in their school by using education research procedures. A sample survey for gathering information from parents...

  • Accelerated Reader Software Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Easy to use computer based tool that inspires kids to read more by combining the best of children's and young adult literature with intuitive software that tests comprehension. The software also manages all students records, reliably tracks reading performance,...

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    Adventist Education in North America - How Do We Measure Up Academically? Kindergarten-Grade 12
    How do Adventist elementary and secondary schools measure up academically to their private and public school counterparts? CognitiveGenesis seeks to answer the question, 'What impact does Adventist education have on the academic performance of students?'...

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    Assessing the Validity of Graduate Record Examinations Tertiary-Lifelong
    Most graduate schools in the United States require applicants to submit writing samples, letters of recommendation, honors, grades in major, undergraduate GPA, and Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores. Of these requirements, GRE scores are the most heavily...

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    Competency Testing: Will It Solve the Problems of Higher Education? Tertiary-Lifelong
    How do you measure competency? Dale Johnson addresses the challenges of an increasingly competitive educational environment. Johnson defines competency, discusses the challenges of ascertaining test validity, identifies legal challenges, emphasizes the need...

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    Course Outlines and Assessment in Higher Education - An Analysis of AIIAS Course Description Contents 2001-2004 Tertiary
    "Clear documentation of goals, content, outcomes and associated assessment procedures has become a critical part of higher education policy and practice. An analysis of the course outlines provided by the faculty of one institution over the period from...

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    Don’t Waste Your Time on Strategic Planning Preschool-Tertiary
    This 2012 NAD Teachers Convention presentation demonstrates that developing a brief and useful strategic plan need not be difficult. This seminar identifies the steps that can be taken, building on what your school has already done, to provide a practical...

  • Educational Testing Services (ETS) Kindergarten-Lifelong
    ETS provides fair and valid assessments, research, and related services. This test collection includes an extensive library of 20,000 tests and other measurement devices.

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    Effective Teaching in a Multi-grade Classroom Kindergarten-Grade 8
    This 2012 NAD presentation explores teaching strategies in a multi-grade classroom. The presentation also contains research-based findings about multi-grade teaching.

  • Finding Information about Psychological Tests Tertiary-Lifelong
    "The APA Science Directorate answers hundreds of calls and emails each year from persons trying to locate the right test or find more information about psychological tests. APA neither sells nor endorses testing instruments, but it does provide guidance...

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    Great Expectations Kindergarten-Grade 12
    As teachers prepare students for graduation the question is often asked, 'Are they ready?' Are they ready for the world? Are they ready for grade seven math? Are they ready for university? Are they ready for Jesus to come? David Jeffrey challenges administrators,...

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    JAE Editorial: Another Word on Assessment Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Garland Dulan explores the extent to which Adventist elementary, secondary, and tertiary institutions periodically assess their mission statements, and the role of mission in shaping the attitudes, competencies, and values desired of students. Also in this...

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    JAE Editorial: Assessing Adventist Higher Education Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Fowler shares a report from the first ever Summit on Seventh-day Adventist higher education held in Loma Linda, California, March 19-21, 1997. Two major themes dominated both the individual and group presentations: Why are we operating colleges and universities?...

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    Needs Assessment: A Valuable Tool for Educators Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Conducting a needs assessment is crucial to evaluating whether lesson/unit goals and objectives have been met, and this article offers guidelines for doing so, along with ways to tailor lesson plans to the needs and abilities of a given classroom using a required...

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    Positive Supervision and the Quest for Excellence Tertiary
    In this article, the author examines supervision at the college level. Three dogmatic statements about supervision are discussed. A history of supervision in the Philippines is presented. The author discusses actual visit(s) by supervisors and suggests that...

  • Practical Assessment Research and Evaluation Tertiary-Lifelong
    Practical Assessment, Research and Evaluation (PARE) is an on-line journal that provides education professionals access to refereed articles that can have a positive impact on assessment, research, evaluation, and teaching practice, especially at the local...

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    SSD Internal Quality Assurance Kindergarten-Tertiary
    An example of objectives and principles to be considered to maximize institutional performance and organizational effectiveness in Adventist elementary, secondary and tertiary schools. Ideas from this Southern-Asia Pacific Division sample may be adapted to...

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    SSD Student's Rating Scales for Course and Instructor Evaluation Grade 9-Grade 12
    An evaluation instrument developed by the Southern Asia-Pacific Division (SSD). It consists of two sections: an evaluation of the course and a teacher evaluation form.

  • Survey Monkey Grade 1-Lifelong
    "With over 10 years of experience in survey methodology and web technology, Survey Monkey's tools are powerful enough for professional researchers, yet easy enough for a survey novice. Survey Monkey's mission is to help you make better decisions and make...

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    Technology and the Teacher/Parent Relationship Grade 1-Grade 12
    This CATnet article reviews web-based software called Ren-Web. This tool allows parents to view students' grades and assignments on-line using a unique user ID an password. Other features include online surveys for parents, academic records, accounting information,...

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    VG2 Once Upon a Time: What Valuegenesis says about the quality of Adventist schools Kindergarten-Lifelong
    The NAD second wave of faith maturity research provided interesting insights of students into the positive attributes of Adventist schools. These center on the themes of quality teaching, Adventist values, and school climate influences.