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Tools and Links

This page provides links to the most useful web sites, including interactive research tools, evaluation associations, articles about evaluation and others. 

Innonet Innovation Network Inc .
Helping Agencies Succeed - Free Tips and Tools for not-for-profit and community agencies. 
 

Community Toolbox
Bringing Solution to Light - A resource manual and guide for evaluation
 
Harvard Family Research Project Logic model
Evaluation Exchange, resources for family services and more
 
Centre for Health Promotion, University of Toronto
Includes the workbook Evaluating Health Promotion Programs - a useful step by step approach to evaluation.  Also includes many other resources. 
 
CYFERNET Evaluation Tools
Information on topics such as health, youth development and welfare reform. Also technology tools and several evaluation instruments such as community-level baseline survey and an organizational change survey. 
 
National Network for Family Resiliency
Abstracts of evaluation tools, bibliography of evaluation resources, interactive evaluation program allowing users to work through the evaluation process.
 
Multimedia Development Tools
Developed to help software producers assess product performance, this site provides evaluation tools general enough for other purposes, including and evaluation matrix, anecdotal record form, focus group protocol, interview protocol and an evaluation report sample. 
 
Qualitative Data Analysis Sites
Web sites related to QDA, from Reed Early's workshops.

To help get a jump start on your research project: 

Follow the 12 Steps to Conducting a Program Evaluation.
 

Other Research Links

Scan a list of excellent Electronic Resources for Evaluators.    Check out professional associations Canadian Evaluation Society, or American Evaluation Assoc. browse a useful set of research tools Trochim Home Page, select a measurement Test, read about Learning Organizations, get statistics from BC Research Inc., or from Statistics Canada , See the BC Labour Force Survey Stats and Slide Show Get BC Education Information. Look at the Program Evaluation Standards.

 

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