The Life Changes Trust recognises that for evaluation to be useful, it is important to understand what works well and the things that need to change or improve. This involves adopting a positive approach to learning and improvement. It should involve others, including beneficiaries, in evaluation activity.
This section examines a range of considerations when designing your evaluation.
You can also download the Evaluation Design section as a PDF file below.
In this section:
- Types of Evaluation
- Appreciative Inquiry
- Participatory Evaluation
- Action Research
- Economic Evaluation
- External Evaluation
- Learning from Each Other
If you have any queries, comments or suggestions, you can contact us in a number of ways:
T: 0141 212 9601
Glossary of Terms
We know that the terminology surrounding evaluation can often become confusing or off-putting. However, there are a few basic terms and concepts that it is important to be familiar with. Download the glossary here.
You can download our full Funding Evaluation Toolkit as a PDF document for printing. It contains a full set of references and sources. Download the toolkit PDF here.