Language Program Evaluation
Theory and Practice
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Language Program Evaluation by Brian K. Lynch
Book DescriptionAlthough 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 approaches to evaluating the effectiveness of their programs. Through a careful blend of theory, research, and practice, the author presents a testing model that is specifically tailored to the concerns of language education programs and which can be adapted to different contexts and updated as teaching and learning situations evolve. He proposes a shift from purely quantitative studies which consider only end-of-program achievement gains to ones that include an investigation of program process using qualitative, naturalistic methods.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780521484381
(229mm x 152mm x 12mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 24-Nov-1995
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Brian K. Lynch
Language Assessment and Programme Evaluation, Paperback (March 2003)
This volume examines the overlapping areas of evaluation and assessment, where 'evaluation' is defined as the systematic use of information to make decisions about language teaching programmes and 'assessment' as the systematic use of information to make decisions about individuals and their language ability.
Testcraft, Hardback (October 2001)» View all books by Brian K. Lynch
A how-to guide to creating language tests that reliably measure exactly what they are intended to measure. The book is designed for teachers, language administrators and professors of language teaching courses, and contains the tools they need to develop appropriate tests.
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