is a technique that has been employed in industry and fields such as healthcare for some time.
Following work and research are included in the scope of the contract: geophysical work, work sampling
seabed work on measuring heat flow, environmental studies.
Instructors seeking to implement teacher work sampling
to examine the effectiveness of their own teaching should begin by selecting a particular unit or topic within their course.
Environmental Protection Agency Region 7 staff and contractors have continued work sampling
private drinking water wells near Rogersville, Mo.
This methodological paper reports on the development and validation of a work sampling
instrument and data collection processes to conduct a national study of Nurse Practitioners' work patterns.
Research into work activity is well established in nursing and other health care professions (Pelletier and Duffield 2003) and work sampling
methodology is frequently used in this field.
Time-motion and work sampling
are the 2 preferred strategies for work process evaluations.
Although originating at Western Oregon University, teacher work sample methodology has been adopted in other states and institutions around the country, including most notably the Renaissance Partnership project in which 11 institutions collaborated to implement teacher work sampling
in an effort to demonstrate that teacher candidates could affect P-12 student learning.
Appended are: (1) The Minnesota Work Sampling
System (WSS)[TM] Kindergarten Entry Developmental Checklist and Parent Survey; and (2) Preschool-4 and Kindergarten Development Guidelines (4th Edition) Side-by-Side Rationales and Examples for a Sample of Selected 32 Work Sampling
System (WSS)[TM] Indicators.
Pearson Early Learning offers the Work Sampling
System (WSS), a research-based assessment tool for students in preschool through sixth grade that relies on a criterion-referenced approach.
or by historical data collection and work sampling
They offer the Oregon Work Sampling
Methodology (WSM) as an example of what the profession should strive to adopt in lieu of portfolios and performance assessments, such as those of the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) and INTASC (Interstate New Teacher Assessment and Support Consortium).