Case study methodology in educational evaluation
'drawing on a wide range of their own and others' experiences, the authors offer a comprehensive and convincing account of the value. In the social sciences and life sciences, a case study is a research method involving an up-close, in-depth, and detailed examination of a subject of study (the case), as well as its related contextual conditions. Educational evaluation chapter three provides details of the setting for the case study and describes the methodology used for data collection and analysis,. Field guide to nonprofit program design, marketing and evaluation by carter mcnamara, published by authenticity consulting, llc there are few books, if any, that explain how to carefully plan, organize, develop and evaluate a nonprofit program. Discovering the future of the case study method in evaluation research robert k yin introduction the assignment for this article was to emulate the traces section of a journal issue in the 21st century-to predict today's excerpts that might be cited by future evaluators as making a mark on the profession of evaluation.
Choosing appropriate research methods to evaluate used in a research study or evaluation effort as they case study a case study is. A case study of educational change and leadership in ong kong primary schools 3 framework for the case study hong kong is an international financial city. An evaluation of the implementation of the educational reform in kwara state: a case study of the primary school level international journal of advancements in research & technology volume 1, issue 5, october-2012. Progress evaluation of the unicef education in emergencies and post-crisis transition programme (eepct): liberia case study april 2011 cover page evaluation report.
Chapter 4: research methodology and design 295 paradigm continued to influence educational research for a long time in the later half of the twentieth century, its dominance was challenged by critics from two alternative. Qualitative research in education vol3 no2 june 2014 pp 175-205 orchestrating evaluation of complex educational technologies: a case study of a cscl system. Qualitative case study methodology: study design and implementation for novice researchers abstract qualitative case study methodology provides tools for researchers to study complex phenomena within their.
The case study approach allows in-depth, multi-faceted explorations of complex issues in their real-life settings the value of the case study approach is well recognised in the fields of business, law and policy, but somewhat less so in health services research. Case refuse, methodology and educational visual problem solving games a governing case grieve practices in depth sage publications ltd the cross methodology followed was the same as above, but with different keywords, which were customers, case method, case study methodology in educational evaluation game, evaluation. Case study in a common methodology used in educational research, and there a are many published studies in education which are considered by their authors to be case studies characteristics of case study: case study is by its nature idiographic work, and usually tends to be interpretive studies. Types of educational research 9 evaluation research 12nonexoerimental 13 i~ related to methodology 266.
Evaluation approaches an evaluation approach is a general way of looking at or conceptualising evaluation, which often incorporates a philosophy and a set of values. Review of case study methodology r e 1978the case study method in social inquiryeducational r k 1992the case study method as a tool for doing evaluation. Multiple case study analysis: and perceptive account of the methodology of cross-case is a specialist in the evaluation of educational programs and case study. Curtis, lashawn marie (2008) using a mixed-methods case study design to explore, evaluate, and enhance a cancer patient navigator program doctoral dissertation, university of pittsburgh. An evaluation of the school feeding programme: a case study of magog primary school by frederick acheampong dei submitted in accordance with the requirements for.
In this paper we raise serious concerns about existing case‐study research on sustainability in higher education our key concern is that the research does not live up to its potential for improving the field of sustainability in higher education. Concurrent workshop on case study methodology december 14-15, 2012 in all major universities, institutions, and corporate training departments the world over, the case study methodology is being used extensively. Although outcome assessment is almost universally expected by accreditation committees, it is difficult for librarians to determine the methods that should be employed for completing such assessments.
Case study methodology in educational evaluation proceedings of the minnesota evaluation conference (may 1981) [microform] / wayne w welch, ed. Defined case study is defined by individual cases, not by the methods of inquiry used (stake, 1994, p 236) a case can be whatever bounded system (to use louis smith's term) is of interest. Pathfinder international tool series monitoring and evaluation – 1 preparing a case study: a guide for designing and conducting a case study for evaluation input by palena neale, phd, senior evaluation associate.
Volume 15 case study evaluation: past, present and future challenges, 2015 volume 14 a developmental and negotiated approach to school self-evaluation, 2013. Success case method this approach to evaluation focuses on the practicali- a case study design, taxonomy of educational objectives:. Evaluating classroom practices using qualitative research methods: defining and refining the process barbara burks fasse & janet l kolodner college of computing, georgia institute of technology, atlanta, ga 30332-0280.