This issue of The Evaluation Exchange charts the course of early childhood programming and evaluation over nearly half a century to help further understand how children learn and grow. Age Group: ...

This tool will help you map resources to identify gaps in programming, duplication of services, and programs that may not be producing desired outcomes. Tips for thinking about potential partners...

This tool includes charts and checklists to assist in the development of an effective data collection plan. It will help answer the following questions: Where is the data you need? What is it...

This tip sheet gives pointers on how to prepare for and conduct interviews with key informants. Tips include on how to structure an interview and how to keep it moving effectively. Content Related...

This database gives access to responses collected from various surveys concerned with child and adolescent mental health and functioning and disability. From this site, access survey questionnaires...

Here you can explore results from the National Survey of Children’s Health (NHCH) and the National Survey of Children with Special Health Care Needs (NS-CSHCN). Data are presented in ways that are...

This tool provides a process for creating  your program plan ('roadmap'), using the following questions in logical sequence: What do we know about the problem? How do we want...

Nonprofits do not always have the resources to hire a professional evaluator. This article discusses how the data you do have—whether anecdotal, subjective, interpretive, or quantitative—can be used...

This guide addresses the need nonprofits have to demonstrate the effectiveness of their programs through outcome-oriented project evaluation. Chapter one introduces what a logic model is and why it...

This tool lays out the steps to take in the planning, implementation, and sustainability of a collaborative community project.  Following each step is a check-list to complete before moving on to...

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