Evaluation Tools: How to Make Data More Useful 

Learning and evaluation are at the core of the National Fund’s local and national effort to improve America’s workforce system. The Evaluation Series: Using Qualitative and Quantitive Information provides tangible advice and recommendations on how local organizations can collect and use qualitative and quantitative information to improve their work. Items in the series include:

Making Data More Useful for the Next Generation of the National Fund

This report focuses on successful evaluation practices that local organizations can use to strengthen evaluation efforts and use learning to improve program design.




How to Use Qualitative Research in a Workforce Collaborative

This report focuses on the importance of qualitative or ethnographic evaluation in understanding the impact of a program from a worker or employer perspective. These findings provide clarity on the effective and challenging elements of a workforce intervention.