Module 03: The Action Phase of Evaluation

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  • 8 Videos
  • 1 Survey
  • 3 Texts
  • 13 PDFs
  • 5 Disqus
  • 13 Presentations

Course Curriculum

Module 3: The Action Phase of Evaluation
Welcome to Module 3
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Lesson 05: Focusing & Planning Your Evaluation
Downloadable Lecture Slides
Lecture 05A: Focusing and Planning Your Evaluation
Lecture 05B: An Evaluation Plan for the NOISE Project
Lecture 05C: Qualitative, Quantitative or Both? Methodological Approaches to Evaluation
6 Steps to Effective Program Evaluation Planning
Mixed-Methods Evaluation in a School Setting by Karen Cheung
Good Evaluation Questions: A Checklist to Help Focus Your Evaluation
Developing High-Quality Evaluation Questions
Evaluating a Strategy: Asking Good Questions
Evaluation Methodology: Different Ways to Collect Data
Qualitative Methods of Collecting Data: Gathering Descriptive Data from a Small Sample
Reflect and Share: Discussion Board
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Lesson 06: Collecting Evidence - Process Evaluation
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Lecture 06A: An Overview of Process Evaluation
Lecture 06B: Youth Satisfaction & Program Quality
Overview of Process Monitoring and Evaluation
Process Evaluations: A Guide for Out-of-School Time Practitioners By Bowie & Bronte-Tinkew
Developing Process Evaluation Questions
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Lesson 07: Collective Evidence - Outcome Evaluation
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Lecture 07A: An Overview of Outcome Evaluation
Lecture 07B: Understanding & Selecting Outcome Measures
Lecture 07C: Creative Data Collection Methods
NEW Art Reach Toronto Toolkit Link (slide 16 of Lesson 7C)
Planning and Conducting a Survey
Afterschool Youth Outcomes Inventory developed by Partnership for After School Education
Your Project and its Outcomes
​What Outcomes Measures Did for Me: A Poem
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Lesson 08: Analyzing & Interpreting Quantitative Data
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Lecture 08A: Getting Started with Making Sense of Your Data
Lecture 08B: Quantitative Analysis: Charts, Tables & Descriptive Statistics
Lecture 08C: Where Do the Data Go? Using Spreadsheets to Manage Youth Program Evaluation Data
Demonstration: Analyzing Participant Demographics
Demonstration: Analyzing Attendance Survey and Graphs
Demonstration: Using Excel to Manage and Analyze Data
Using Excel for Analyzing Survey Questionnaires
Finding a 'Factoid' Story Worksheet
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Lesson 09: Analyzing & Interpreting Qualitative Data
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Lesson 09A: Overview of Qualitative Data Analysis
Lesson 09B: Interpreting and Making Sense of Qualitative Data
Analyzing Qualitative Data for Evaluation
Analyzing Qualitative Data by Program Development & Evaluation UWEX
What Qualitative Data Analysis software can and can’t do for you
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Course description

Module 3 provides you with key tools to take action on conducting your evaluation. Some might call this the ‘juicy’ part of an evaluation journey –where you flesh out your plan and collect, analyze and interpret your data.
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