This one-of-a-kind book fills a gap in the literature by providing readers with a systematic approach to monitoring and evaluation (M&E) training for programs and projects. Bridging theoretical concepts with practical, how-to knowledge, the authors draw upon the scholarly literature, applied resources, and over 50 years of combined experience to provide expert guidance that can be tailored to different M&E training needs and contexts, including those for novices, professionals, organizations and their staff, community members, and other groups with a desire to learn and sustain sound M&E practices.
Activities designed to reinforce learning through repetition, practice, recall, and feedback.
Review activities reinforce key learning points for trainees, helping them to organize and clarify material for better understanding and retention (Adult Learning Principle 12; Chapter 4; Table 4.4). Review activities are especially important for longer training or complex topics. In addition to reinforcing learning, they are also valuable to assist both learners and trainers to monitor learning progress and give and receive feedback on areas to improve (Adult Learning Principle 14).
Review activities take time away from the introduction of new material, and advanced participants might find them to be redundant or of low interest.
Learning review can be planned as a specific activity or incorporated as part or another activity. They can also ...