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Rasch Measurement Consulting: Qualitative and Quantitative Methods
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Data types analyzed cover ordinal scores from tests, rating scales, paired comparisons, rankings, performance assessments, portfolio assessments, judged performances, functional assessments, environmental assessments, patient reported outcomes, and health status, satisfaction, and quality of life surveys.
Services starting from any point in the overall process Measurement orientation Data analysis for dichotomous, polytomous, and multifaceted data Rasch dichotomous, rating scale, partial credit, and facets models Grant application support Research article preparation, editing, review Program evaluation Instrument design Instrument calibration Instrument deployment Capitalizing on measurement for: New efficiencies in processes and outcomes Creativity, play, innovation, and transformation Employee recruitment, retention, promotion Customer satisfaction Organizational performance Community relations Environmental quality management policies Modeling the total organization for comprehensive management
Tutorials in any or all of the following are available as webinars, seminars, or one-on-one mentoring.
Introductory Principles of Measurement and Quantification Philosophy, history, theory Sufficiency and invariance Integrating qualitative and quantitative methods and data Model choice: Rasch, IRT, True Score Theory, Guttman Instrument Design Construct definition theory Using data from focus sessions, interviews, text analysis, ethnographies, etc. Target population identification Item writing Instrument Calibration Sampling Basic estimation Reliability Validity Instrument Deployment Self-scoring keyform design Measure interpretation Statistical comparisons and tests Instrument equating for common metrics Adaptive administration End user training IT systems Creating a Culture of Innovation What happens when paradigms shift Environments secure enough for play Organizations confident enough for transformation
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