TIPS + TOOLS
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We are constantly sifting through hundreds of tools, templates, websites, and resources around logic models, data collection, visualization, research and evaluation. Sometimes, we find tools we really like and other times we create our own. The resources below are some of our favorites.
Logic Models and Evaluation
Theory of Change and Logic Model Worksheet
Program Evaluation - Essential Steps
This short assessment is intended to help you identify the extent to which your organizational culture supports being data-informed.
DIP report on Maine foundations' evaluation expectations
for an inquiry into the evaluation and performance measurement expectations among funders and grantees.
Infographics Tip Sheet
Data Visualization Checklist
Here is a great checklist to help you make better charts from Stephanie Evergreen and Ann Emery.
Using Excel: Quick Reference Guide
Basics of Tableau
Data Collection Tools
Likert-Type Scale Response Anchors
Comparing Online Survey Tools
Interviews and Focus Groups Tip Sheet
How to Conduct a Focus Group
Sample Interview and Focus Group Protocols (Editable)
Focus Group Notes Template (Editable)
Tips for Working with Protected Data
Data Equity Resources
Community-Based Participatory Research Training
Data + Feminism Lab
Equitable Evaluation Initiative
A Guide to Coded Language in Education Vol. I & II
Check out the guide here.
Library of Missing Datasets
National Equity Atlas
Racial Equity Tools
Using an Anti-Racist Intersectional Frame