By Patricia Broadfoot
The Nineteen Seventies observed a turning out to be around the world pre-occupation with tuition evaluation; Britain witnessed long debate in line with the proposals for exam reform initiated via the universities Council, and the establishing of an overview of functionality Unit to watch criteria of feat. This booklet analyzes the origins of college evaluate and of foreign traits in perform, and explores the ideology of evaluate that is now so broadly approved but hardly wondered.
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Assessment, Schools and Society (Routledge Library Editions: Education) by Patricia Broadfoot