The journal has now ceased publication all papers that have been published will be permanently accessible under the terms of open access, via. Our place evaluation report and case studies our place is a government programme launched in july 2013 and funded by the department for communities and local government (dclg) our place was intended, in particular, to encourage local public service providers to look carefully at total public spending in a defined. Bmj 1995 aug 12311(7002):444-6 case study evaluation keen j(1), packwood t author information: (1)brunel university, uxbridge, middlesex case study evaluations, using one or more qualitative methods, have been used to investigate important practical and policy questions in health care this paper describes the. Evaluation support guide 32 writing case studies evaluation can help you to work out what difference you are making through your services or activities evaluation support guide 11 helps you to clarify your aims, outcomes and activities and support guide 21 helps you to use indicators to measure your progress. Evaluating case studies this table sums up the strengths and weaknesses of case studies: picture generalisability case studies have tiny sample groups - often just a single person remember - a sample isn't unrepresentative just because it's small a sample of one person could be generalisable if that one person.
Guidance for the design of qualitative case study evaluation a short report to dg regio prof frank vanclay department of cultural geography, university of groningen february 2012 synopsis this short document provides high-level guidance notes on designing and undertaking qualitative case. Volume 15 - case study evaluation: past, present and future challenges isbn: 978-1-78441-064-3 eisbn: 978-1-78441-063-6 edited by: jill russell, trisha greenhalgh, saville kushner published: 2015. Read chapter appendix a: case study evaluation criteria: during the last few decades of the 20th century, the development of an array of technologies has.
This book provides a comprehensive yet accessible guide to running randomized impact evaluations of social programs drawing on the experience of researchers at the abdul latif jameel poverty action lab, which has run hundreds of such evaluations in dozens of countries throughout the world, it offers practical insights. 1 albright, a, howard-pitney, b, roberts, s, and zicarelli, j (1998) tell your story: guidelines for preparing an evaluation report sacramento, ca: california department of health services this guide will help evaluators assess whether to use a case study evaluation approach and how to do a case study. Annex c – monitoring and evaluation: technical notes and case studies 435 quasi-experimental design is another option when randomization is not feasible , a comparison group can be constructed the two methods for constructing a comparison group are matching and reflexive comparisons matching consists of. There is considerable confusion about what is and is not a case study, what is case study methodology, what use can be made of them, and how they should be written-up for dissemination this paper attempts to clarify these issues case study evaluations linda g morra amy c friedlander definition of a case study.
From isolation to communication: a case study evaluation of robot assisted play for children with autism with a minimally expressive humanoid robot abstract: the general context of the work presented in this paper is assistive robotics with our long-term aim to support children with autism this paper is part of the. Eric clearinghouse on assessment and evaluation rather than using large samples and following a rigid protocol to examine a limited number of variables, case study methods involve an in-depth, longitudinal examination of a single instance or event it is a systematic way of looking at.
A case study using an a-b-a' withdrawal design was conducted after completing the pipatic program, all participants showed clinical improvement in the amount of time spent using video games and in the symptoms of igd results also demonstrated they received lower scores on clinical tests related to.
D = does not demonstrate meeting the objectives and criteria above evaluation procedures the following process enables us to give a fair and objective review to each of the case study projects, according to the objectives and criteria set forth in the assignment instructors will review an initial set of selected case studies. Here you will find a searchable summary and outcomes of previous funding rounds case studies demonstrating how the australia-china science and research fund (acsrf) helped australian researchers to collaborate with chinese scientists in leading edge scientific research projects and results from the evaluation of. An early insight of some educational evaluation theorists was of the convergence of case study and program evaluation: the fusion of method with purpose program evaluation and case study came to be mutually bracketed in the field of educational evaluation, responsive,. Evaluate teaching cases during the review process for publication or by instructors to identify cases that would be most appropriate for courses keywords : case, teaching case, case study, evaluation, student, structured group process 1 introduction the benefits of using teaching case studies include: applying.