Program Evaluation, choosing the right model for a project

O Address 1 and 2 from Exercise I (see attachment)

o Reflect on the following definitions of evaluation and determine which evaluation definition you subscribe to and why:

§ â??Evaluation is the systematic process of collecting and analyzing data in order to determine whether and to what degree objectives have been or are being achieved.â? (Boulmetis & Dutwin, 2005, p. 4)

§ â??Evaluation is the systematic process of collecting and analyzing data in order to make a decision.â? (Boulmetis & Dutwin, 2005, p. 4)

o Using the models of evaluation covered in Chapter 5 of The ABCs of Program Evaluation, which model would you choose for your project? Explain your choice.

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