Title

Reflect and Improve: A Tool Kit for Engaging Youth and Adults as Partners in Program Evaluation

Document Type

Monograph

Publication Date

2005

Abstract

Developed in partnership with the New England Network for Child, Youth, & Family Services, Social Policy Research Associates and the University of Kentucky Department of Community and Leadership Development

This practical, easy-to-follow tool kit is designed for adult and youth staff at youth development and youth civic engagement organizations. It guides readers as they:

  • assess their organizational needs for evaluations
  • design evaluations to fit their organizational goals
  • use evaluation data to report to funders and other community stakeholders

With real world case studies from community organizations, interactive activities and step-by-step instructions, the tool kit prepares both young people and adults to engage in a process of reflection, learning, analysis and decision making.