ERIC Number: EJ628741
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Performance Measurement: It's a Benefit!
Zimmerman, Jo An; Cooper, Nelson; Allen, Lawrence R.
Parks & Recreation, v36 n6 p70-78 Jun 2001
Presents a historical perspective of performance measurement, describing types of performance measures, and examining their use in municipal parks and recreation agencies, noting that more and more parks and recreation agencies are developing performance measurement plans for all divisions and units. The benefits movement (specifically, benefits based programming) offers a framework for developing an assessment plan to measure program effectiveness. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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