In today’s world of high accountability, strong evidence on intended outcomes is key to building credibility and replicability of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) programs. This primer, for program directors/manager, educators and others responsible for developing and implementing STEM programs:
- Provides evaluation guidelines and resources for program leaders who are implementing STEM programs in schools and community-based organizations.
- Reduces “evaluation anxiety” for individuals who are not professional evaluators by providing guidelines for good evaluation protocols.
- Offers suggestions on how to develop a comfortable and productive program-evaluation team relationship.
- Emphasizes the role of program evaluation in helping inform STEM education practice and policy.
View the guide.
If you have any questions or comments, please contact Joyce Malyn-Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org, with the subject line of STEM Evaluation Toolkit.