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  • BA, McMaster University, 1997
  • BSW, McMaster University, 1997
  • MEd, Brock University, 2007


  • Education
  • Social Work
  • Sociology

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Formative, Summative and Placement Assessments

What is the purpose of formative , summative , and placement assessment methods? When would it be appropriate to use each type of assessment? Why?

Education / Evaluation & Assessment / Standardized Tests » 595418

Social Policy Case Studies for Social Workers

Case #2 Sam Addams

Sam Addams is a divorced 67 year old retired attorney with advanced liver cancer. After a long talk with his children and his primary care physician, Sam has decided that palliative care is his only realistic option. Although Sam would like to stay at home as long as possible, READ MORE »

Social Work / Public Policy » 595255

Designing Evaluations of Educators

Develop a Teacher Evaluation Instrument. Each practitioner will develop a formal teacher evaluation instrument that has separate components for formative and summative evaluation of individual teachers, self reflection, and an evaluation of teachers' program context within which the teacher works. A READ MORE »

Education / Evaluation & Assessment / Comparative Education » 595679

Action Research in Education and Teaching

Propose action research that might be carried out by a small group of teachers who want to research teacher evaluations in their school. Include the objectives of the research and a brief outline.

Education / Evaluation & Assessment / Learning Standards » 596728

Assessing Teacher Assessments

I need to develop an evaluation tool to assess all of the Teacher Evaluation Instruments that have been created.
I want to propose and refine an acceptable comprehensive evaluation instrument using a combination of several utilized evaluation tools.

Education / Evaluation & Assessment / Learning Standards » 596727
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