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The Resource Evaluation in action : interviews with expert evaluators, [edited by] Jody Fitzpatrick, Christina Christie, Melvin M. Mark

Evaluation in action : interviews with expert evaluators, [edited by] Jody Fitzpatrick, Christina Christie, Melvin M. Mark

Label
Evaluation in action : interviews with expert evaluators
Title
Evaluation in action
Title remainder
interviews with expert evaluators
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Jody Fitzpatrick, Christina Christie, Melvin M. Mark
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
300.72
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
H61
LC item number
.E913 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fitzpatrick, Jody L
  • Christie, Christina A
  • Mark, Melvin M
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social sciences
  • Evaluation research (Social action programs)
  • Educational accountability
Label
Evaluation in action : interviews with expert evaluators, [edited by] Jody Fitzpatrick, Christina Christie, Melvin M. Mark
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 2
  • 327
  • Dialogue With Victor Dukay and Allan Wallis
  • 331
  • Part V
  • Analysis, Interpretations, and Conclusions
  • 353
  • 14
  • Exemplars' Choices: What Do These Cases Tell Us About Practice?
  • 355
  • Choices Concerning One's Role in an Evaluation
  • The Evaluation of GAIN: A Welfare-to-Work Program in California: An Interview With James A. Riccio
  • 357
  • Choices Concerning the Issues or Questions the Evaluation Will Address
  • 364
  • Choices Concerning Interactions With and Involvement of Stakeholders
  • 369
  • Choices in Methodology
  • 374
  • Choices Concerning Use and Dissemination of Results
  • 384
  • Lessons Learned for the Practice of Evaluation
  • 23
  • 387
  • 15
  • Analyzing the Practice of Evaluation: What Do These Cases Tell Us About Theory?
  • 393
  • The Call for Research on Evaluation
  • 394
  • Exemplar Interview Comparative Analysis: Insights Regarding Conceptual Notions of Evaluation Practice
  • 395
  • Evaluation Methods
  • 414
  • Summary of the GAIN Evaluation
  • Evaluation Use
  • 423
  • Concluding Thoughts and Limitations of the Analysis
  • 428
  • Appendix
  • Other Categories for the Interviews
  • 437
  • 25
  • Dialogue With James A. Riccio
  • 29
  • 3
  • Evaluation of the Natural Resources Leadership Program, 1995 Through 1998: An Interview With Jennifer C. Greene
  • 45
  • 1
  • Summary of the Evaluation
  • 47
  • Dialogue With Jennifer Greene
  • 51
  • 4
  • The Evaluation of the Ft. Bragg and Stark County Systems of Care for Children and Adolescents: An Interview With Len Bickman
  • 69
  • Summary of the Ft. Bragg and Stark County Evaluations
  • 71
  • Dialogue With Len Bickman
  • Evaluation and Its Practice: Some Key Considerations and Choices
  • 73
  • Part II
  • Evaluations With a Focus on Description
  • 93
  • 5
  • The Evaluation of the Stanford Teacher Education Program (STEP): An Interview With David Fetterman
  • 97
  • Summary of the STEP Evaluation
  • 99
  • Dialogue With David Fetterman
  • 1
  • 102
  • 6
  • The Evaluation of the Homeless Families Program: An Interview With Debra J. Rog
  • 129
  • A Summary of the Evaluation of the Homeless Families Program
  • 131
  • Dialogue With Debra J. Rog
  • 135
  • 7
  • The Council for School Performance: Performance Reports for Georgia Schools: An Interview With Gary T. Henry
  • Beyond Definitions: Important Distinctions About Evaluation
  • 157
  • A Summary of the Performance Reports for Georgia Schools
  • 159
  • Dialogue With Gary T. Henry
  • 162
  • Part III
  • Evaluations With an Emphasis on Program Planning and Organizational Development
  • 179
  • 8
  • Evaluation of the Special Education Program at the Anoka-Hennepin School District: An Interview With Jean A. King
  • 2
  • 183
  • Summary of the Evaluation of the Special Education Program at the Anoka-Hennepin School District #11
  • 185
  • Dialogue With Jean A. King
  • 188
  • 9
  • Evaluation of the Work and Health Initiative With a Focus on Winning New Jobs: An Interview With Stewart I. Donaldson
  • 211
  • Summary of the Evaluation of the Work and Health Initiative
  • 213
  • Part I
  • Dialogue With Stewart Donaldson
  • 220
  • 10
  • Developing an Evaluation System for the Corporate Education Development and Training (CEDT) Department at Sandia National Laboratories: An Interview With Hallie Preskill
  • 249
  • Summary of the Development of an Evaluation System for the Corporate Education Development and Training (CEDT) Department at Sandia National Laboratories
  • 251
  • Dialogue With Hallie Preskill
  • 254
  • 11
  • Traditional Evaluations: Evaluations With the Primary Purpose of Judging Merit and Worth
  • Evaluation of the Colorado Healthy Communities Initiative: An Interview With Ross Conner
  • 269
  • Summary of the Evaluation of the Colorado Healthy Communities Initiative
  • 271
  • Dialogue With Ross Conner
  • 278
  • Part IV
  • Evaluations Concerning Cultural Competence
  • 295
  • 12
  • 19
  • Evaluation of the Fun With Books Program: An Interview With Katrina Bledsoe
  • 299
  • Summary of the Evaluation of the Fun With Books Program
  • 301
  • Dialogue With Katrina Bledsoe
  • 304
  • 13
  • Evaluation of Godfrey's Children Center in Tanzania: An Interview With Allan Wallis and Victor Dukay
  • 325
  • Summary of the Evaluation of Godfrey's Children Center
Control code
191846844
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 456 pages
Isbn
9781412949743
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008003526
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)191846844
Label
Evaluation in action : interviews with expert evaluators, [edited by] Jody Fitzpatrick, Christina Christie, Melvin M. Mark
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 2
  • 327
  • Dialogue With Victor Dukay and Allan Wallis
  • 331
  • Part V
  • Analysis, Interpretations, and Conclusions
  • 353
  • 14
  • Exemplars' Choices: What Do These Cases Tell Us About Practice?
  • 355
  • Choices Concerning One's Role in an Evaluation
  • The Evaluation of GAIN: A Welfare-to-Work Program in California: An Interview With James A. Riccio
  • 357
  • Choices Concerning the Issues or Questions the Evaluation Will Address
  • 364
  • Choices Concerning Interactions With and Involvement of Stakeholders
  • 369
  • Choices in Methodology
  • 374
  • Choices Concerning Use and Dissemination of Results
  • 384
  • Lessons Learned for the Practice of Evaluation
  • 23
  • 387
  • 15
  • Analyzing the Practice of Evaluation: What Do These Cases Tell Us About Theory?
  • 393
  • The Call for Research on Evaluation
  • 394
  • Exemplar Interview Comparative Analysis: Insights Regarding Conceptual Notions of Evaluation Practice
  • 395
  • Evaluation Methods
  • 414
  • Summary of the GAIN Evaluation
  • Evaluation Use
  • 423
  • Concluding Thoughts and Limitations of the Analysis
  • 428
  • Appendix
  • Other Categories for the Interviews
  • 437
  • 25
  • Dialogue With James A. Riccio
  • 29
  • 3
  • Evaluation of the Natural Resources Leadership Program, 1995 Through 1998: An Interview With Jennifer C. Greene
  • 45
  • 1
  • Summary of the Evaluation
  • 47
  • Dialogue With Jennifer Greene
  • 51
  • 4
  • The Evaluation of the Ft. Bragg and Stark County Systems of Care for Children and Adolescents: An Interview With Len Bickman
  • 69
  • Summary of the Ft. Bragg and Stark County Evaluations
  • 71
  • Dialogue With Len Bickman
  • Evaluation and Its Practice: Some Key Considerations and Choices
  • 73
  • Part II
  • Evaluations With a Focus on Description
  • 93
  • 5
  • The Evaluation of the Stanford Teacher Education Program (STEP): An Interview With David Fetterman
  • 97
  • Summary of the STEP Evaluation
  • 99
  • Dialogue With David Fetterman
  • 1
  • 102
  • 6
  • The Evaluation of the Homeless Families Program: An Interview With Debra J. Rog
  • 129
  • A Summary of the Evaluation of the Homeless Families Program
  • 131
  • Dialogue With Debra J. Rog
  • 135
  • 7
  • The Council for School Performance: Performance Reports for Georgia Schools: An Interview With Gary T. Henry
  • Beyond Definitions: Important Distinctions About Evaluation
  • 157
  • A Summary of the Performance Reports for Georgia Schools
  • 159
  • Dialogue With Gary T. Henry
  • 162
  • Part III
  • Evaluations With an Emphasis on Program Planning and Organizational Development
  • 179
  • 8
  • Evaluation of the Special Education Program at the Anoka-Hennepin School District: An Interview With Jean A. King
  • 2
  • 183
  • Summary of the Evaluation of the Special Education Program at the Anoka-Hennepin School District #11
  • 185
  • Dialogue With Jean A. King
  • 188
  • 9
  • Evaluation of the Work and Health Initiative With a Focus on Winning New Jobs: An Interview With Stewart I. Donaldson
  • 211
  • Summary of the Evaluation of the Work and Health Initiative
  • 213
  • Part I
  • Dialogue With Stewart Donaldson
  • 220
  • 10
  • Developing an Evaluation System for the Corporate Education Development and Training (CEDT) Department at Sandia National Laboratories: An Interview With Hallie Preskill
  • 249
  • Summary of the Development of an Evaluation System for the Corporate Education Development and Training (CEDT) Department at Sandia National Laboratories
  • 251
  • Dialogue With Hallie Preskill
  • 254
  • 11
  • Traditional Evaluations: Evaluations With the Primary Purpose of Judging Merit and Worth
  • Evaluation of the Colorado Healthy Communities Initiative: An Interview With Ross Conner
  • 269
  • Summary of the Evaluation of the Colorado Healthy Communities Initiative
  • 271
  • Dialogue With Ross Conner
  • 278
  • Part IV
  • Evaluations Concerning Cultural Competence
  • 295
  • 12
  • 19
  • Evaluation of the Fun With Books Program: An Interview With Katrina Bledsoe
  • 299
  • Summary of the Evaluation of the Fun With Books Program
  • 301
  • Dialogue With Katrina Bledsoe
  • 304
  • 13
  • Evaluation of Godfrey's Children Center in Tanzania: An Interview With Allan Wallis and Victor Dukay
  • 325
  • Summary of the Evaluation of Godfrey's Children Center
Control code
191846844
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 456 pages
Isbn
9781412949743
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008003526
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)191846844

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