- 2. PLANNING AND EVALUATING EFFECTIVE PROGRAMS
- Conduct Formative Research
Gather information that will help you to design and refine your program by conducting interviews, holding focus groups, or pilot testing your program.
- Develop Your Evaluation Plan
Evaluation is the process of determining the worth, merit and effectiveness of a program or product based on relevant standards typically set by the organization.
- Manage Your Data
Using the data you have collected throughout the planning and evaluating processes is crucial to gain support from your organization as well as the constituents you may serve.
- Planning Steps
Consider the entirety of any new program beforehand so you will be able to develop an effective evaluation plan.