MS in Measurement & Evaluation Resources
Good governance requires that citizens monitor power-holders and that power-holders evaluate whether their systems and practices produce the intended positive impact on citizens’ lives.
Technology is playing a large role in the recent trends we are seeing in monitoring and evaluation.
I am used to blank stares and polite nods when strangers ask what I do for a living. “An evaluator?” they ask with a curious head tilt. Evaluation is not a commonly understood occupation.
Gathering very rich, detailed, emic data! This is the purpose of our qualitative interviews.
As a project management tool, Measurement and Evaluation is a rapidly expanding field that has proven invaluable to any institute or organization, both public and private, government and non-government which utilizes programs and... Read Full Article
Evaluators use the emic perspective, and qualitative data collection techniques, to understand the how and why around a project.
Quantitative approaches can be the vehicle deploying the scientific method in evaluation research.
If you are planning on continuing your education for your career by getting monitoring and evaluation training and are researching paths to take, you may want to learn more about what the career outlook is for Master’s graduates,... Read Full Article
American University’s School of Professional and Extended Studies is pleased to announce a series of Webinars with leading experts in planning, data analytics, program monitoring and evaluation in 2017 who will discuss emerging... Read Full Article