ERIC Number: ED430986
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987
How To Communicate Evaluation Findings. CSE Program Evaluation Kit, Volume 9. Second Edition.
Morris, Lynn Lyons; Fitz-Gibbon, Carol Taylor; Freeman, Marie E.
The "CSE Program Evaluation Kit" is a series of nine books intended to assist people conducting program evaluations. This volume, the ninth in the kit, is designed to help an evaluator convey to various audiences the information that has been collected during the course of the evaluation. The first chapter sets the context for communicating evaluation results. Chapter 2 reviews various forms for communicating findings, and chapter 3 describes how to develop tables and graphs, along with a step-by-step procedure for preparing audiences to read and interpret graphs. Chapter 4 presents an outline of a standard evaluation report and directions for written and oral reporting. Model tables and graphs are also presented. (Contains 23 figures, 16 tables, and 13 references.) (SLD)
Descriptors: Communication (Thought Transfer), Data Analysis, Evaluation Methods, Information Dissemination, Program Evaluation, Research Reports, Tables (Data)
SAGE Publications Inc., 2455 Teller Road, Thousand Oaks, CA 91359-9924; Tel:805-499-0721; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org ($14.95).
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: California Univ., Los Angeles. Center for the Study of Evaluation.
Note: For volumes 1-9 of this kit, see TM 028 825-833. For the first edition, see ED 175 887-894.