11D – Program Evaluation

Program Evaluation
Roundtable Discussion: Survey Methodology
11D - Field

9:00am-10:15am on Wednesday, 5/23/2018

Grand Mesa C

Richard Hull, University of Nebraska, Lincoln - Bureau of Sociological Research

Session Focus
Join Ricky Hull and Tim Sanders for a round table discussion of issues in program evaluation. Topics to be discussed might include:

  • Challenges of running pre- and post- surveys to evaluate what respondents learn during interventions or training programs (statistical issues, sample retention, etc.)
  • Differences between question wording for surveys versus program evaluations
  • Evaluation items or logistics
  • Program evaluation at institutions, especially diversity and work or school climate or sexual harassment surveys
  • Building evaluation standardization and comparability
  • Reporting negative feedback