Types of Evaluations

The purpose of this assignment is for students to establish working knowledge of various types of evaluations utilized in social work settings and to recognize how evaluations are happening in their own agency settings.

Using information from the textbook and assigned readings (do not use outside readings), post your responses to the following:

Briefly describe the difference between summative and formative evaluations;
Identify and briefly define the 4 types of formative evaluations; and
Describe how you saw or experienced evaluations conducted in your last field placement or current/former place of employment. Reflect on how your experience was similar to, or different from, what other students experienced.

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