This volume is at the core of the Program Evaluation Kit. It takes a step-by-step approach to evaluation, using non-technical language to explain procedures to novice evaluators. This edition reflects the current emphasis on continuous evaluation throughout the process of programme development. New references and the inclusion of evaluation standards are also a feature. The Evaluator's Handbook is illustrated with examples, suggestions, worksheets and sample forms for the reader's own use. At appropriate points, it refers readers to other volumes in the Kit for further information.
Step-by-Step Guides for Conducting a Summative Evaluation
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The summative evaluator has responsibility for producing an accurate description of the program-complete with measures of its effects—that summarizes both what has transpired during a particular time period and what has been its success. Results from a summative evaluation, usually compiled into a written report, can ...