Understanding your program
In the second installment of her series of CharityChannel articles on “Six steps to effective program evaluation,” Bernadette Wright covers the step of understanding your program. The article includes a five-question interview guide that you can use to ask people about their perceptions of your program.
Besides making your evaluation more useful, showing stakeholders’ understandings of your program can also show ideas that you can use to strengthen your program. It also builds relationships and increases buy-in for your evaluation results.