Outcome Evaluation: A Guide for Out-of-School Time Practitioners. Part 4 in a Series on Practical Evaluation Methods. Research-to-Results Brief. Publication #2008-02.

@inproceedings{Allen2008OutcomeEA,
  title={Outcome Evaluation: A Guide for Out-of-School Time Practitioners. Part 4 in a Series on Practical Evaluation Methods. Research-to-Results Brief. Publication #2008-02.},
  author={Tiffany A Allen and Jacinta Bronte-Tinkew},
  year={2008}
}
BACKGROUND Many out-of-school time programs want to learn more about how the children and youth they serve are faring. Outcome evaluations allow programs to do just that. This brief provides a basic review of outcome evaluations, discusses why they are important and when they are useful, and presents guidelines, strategies, and techniques for their use in out-of-school time programs. The brief also highlights the experience of an out-of-school time program that has conducted an outcome… CONTINUE READING