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AEA - American Evaluation Association : Home

AEA - American Evaluation Association : Home
The American Evaluation Association is an international professional association of evaluators devoted to the application and exploration of program evaluation, personnel evaluation, technology, and many other forms of evaluation. Evaluation involves assessing the strengths and weaknesses of programs, policies, personnel, products, and organizations to improve their effectiveness. AEA has approximately 7700 members representing all 50 states in the United States as well as over 60 foreign countries. Summer Institute 2014 Registration is now open for Summer Institute 2014 in Atlanta, GA! Join over 500 attendees for presentations drawing upon experiences in public health, non-profits, education, government, international development, and business settings

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Program Evaluation Standards Statements « Joint Committee on Standards for Educational Evaluation In order to gain familiarity with the conceptual and practical foundations of these standards and their applications to extended cases, the JCSEE strongly encourages all evaluators and evaluation users to read the complete book, available for purchase at and referenced as follows: Yarbrough, D. B., Shulha, L. M., Hopson, R. K., & Caruthers, F. A. (2011). Basics of Developing Questionnaires © Copyright Carter McNamara, MBA, PhD, Authenticity Consulting, LLC. Adapted from the Field Guide to Consulting and Organizational Development. Whether developing questions for questionnaires or interviews or focus groups, there are certain guidelines that help to ensure that respondents provide information that is useful and can later be analyzed.

aea365 Hello, my name is Jayne Corso and I am the Community Manager for AEA. As a community manager, I create weekly posts for AEA’s Facebook and Twitter pages. Although you can share similar content on Facebook and Twitter, your approach should be unique for each channel. Basic Guide to Program Evaluation (Including Many Additional Resources) © Copyright Carter McNamara, MBA, PhD, Authenticity Consulting, LLC. Adapted from the Field Guide to Nonprofit Program Design, Marketing and Evaluation. This document provides guidance toward planning and implementing an evaluation process for for-profit or nonprofit programs -- there are many kinds of evaluations that can be applied to programs, for example, goals-based, process-based and outcomes-based.

Evaluation Tools — MEASURE Evaluation MEASURE Evaluation developed these tools with the goal of maximizing program results through the systematic collection and analysis of information and evidence about health program performance and impact. How Do We Know if a Program Made a Difference? A Guide to Statistical Methods for Program Impact EvaluationThis manual provides an overview of core statistical and econometric methods for program impact evaluation and, more generally, causal modelling.

Career Center Career Center AEA maintains both job and resume banks as a service to the evaluation profession. Use of the Career Center is free for viewing. There is a $50 fee for those submitting a listing which may be waived for those groups for whom it would present a financial hardship and prevent posting. Search the Job and RFP listings: To view current listings click here.

Evaluation Toolkit At NSTTAC, we are committed to data-based decision making and we view evaluation as a tool for improving our work. For some, the idea of evaluation and data analysis can be an overwhelming task-we created theNSTTAC Evaluation Toolkit with that in mind! We want to assist transitioneducators and service providers to improve their programs and services by determining what is working, what is not working, and what needs changing or replicating. This toolkit will show you how.

Program Development and Evaluation – University of Wisconsin-Extension This course provides a holistic approach to planning and evaluating education and outreach programs. It helps program practitioners use and apply logic models – a framework and way of thinking to help us improve our work and be accountable for results. In this guide you will learn how to seamlessly import data from Qualtrics into MAXQDA. We’ll cover export options in Qualtrics, data cleanup in Excel, and import options in MAXQDA. By Ellen Bechtol & Christian Schmieder, Program Development & Evaluation Unit, UW-Cooperative Extension. In this guide you will learn how to pull a random sample from a MAXQDA dataset, using the random cell function in Excel.

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