Chapter 3 Planning Your Evaluation Project

Donald J. Ford

In This Chapter

This chapter explores the techniques for planning a comprehensive evaluation, including planning data collection, data analysis, and project management. Upon reading this chapter, you will be able to

  • describe the importance of planning for effective evaluation
  • align stakeholder needs, program objectives, and evaluation outcomes
  • identify different techniques to collect and analyze evaluation data
  • use a comprehensive evaluation-planning tool to manage evaluation projects.

The Importance of Planning for Effective Evaluation

Evaluation, like everything else in life, takes ...

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