Content Overview

Each unit is stand-alone, so depending on your familiarity with evaluation, you can pick and choose where to start. In most cases you will be able to complete a unit in 10 minutes.

Unit 1: Evaluation – Your Strategic Tool

  • An overview of how evaluation can help you be a more effective leader.

Unit 2: Evaluation Basics

  • An introduction or refresher on core evaluation concepts and terminology.

Unit 3: Equity

  • How managers can ensure the evaluations they commission are equitable.

Unit 4: Credible Evidence

  • Reflections on what is considered credible evidence in the field of evaluation.

Unit 5: Systems Thinking & Evaluation

  • How systems thinking can inform the value of evaluation.

Unit 6: Enhancing Use

  • How you as a manager can fully maximize the use and benefit of evaluation results.

Unit 7: Managing Evaluation

  • How you can fully maximize the value from your evaluators, both internal and external.

Unit 8: Supporting Evaluation

How you can foster quality evaluation in your organization.