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Program Evaluation Best Practices Guide

Program evaluation (both internal and external, qualitative and quantitative), during all phases of a project, is an effective tool to help learn about and improve programs.  The following tips are meant to help guide you through the evaluation process.  A strong evaluation typically combines quantitative information to identify audiences and major trends, and qualitative information to offer depth of understanding and a story behind the numbers.

Quantitative Evaluation

Collecting Accurate Attendance Numbers
Surveys
Tips for Designing a Survey Questionnaire
Getting Surveys Completed
Survey Questions

Qualitative

Collecting Qualitative/Anecdotal Information

Internal Program Evaluation

Questions to consider