Our Mission

 PD&E exists to co-create a discovery space with our colleagues and partners for ongoing development of quality programs by…

  • fostering innovation
  • growing a culture of ongoing program development and evaluative thinking
  • building capacity with colleagues and partners to do quality programming
  • facilitating and supporting organizational learning

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Popular Resources on Logic Models

Directly access two of our most popular publications (900.000+ hits per year):

Enhancing Program Performance with Logic Models (PDF)

Developing a logic model: Teaching and training guide (PDF)

Logic Model Templates

Logic Model Online Course

This course provides a holistic approach to planning and evaluating education and outreach programs. It helps program practitioners use and apply logic models – a framework and way of thinking to help us improve our work and be accountable for results.

Logic Model Examples

 

Guides on using the Qualitative Data Analysis Software MAXQDA

In this guide you will learn how to seamlessly import data from Qualtrics into MAXQDA. We’ll cover export options in Qualtrics, data cleanup in Excel, and import options in MAXQDA. By Ellen Bechtol & Christian Schmieder, Program Development & Evaluation Unit, UW-Cooperative Extension.

 

In this guide you will learn how to pull a random sample from a MAXQDA dataset, using the random cell function in Excel. In this process you will learn how to export and re-import variables from MAXQDA. The process in Excel can also be applied to data from other Qualitative Data Analysis software packages. By Ellen Bechtol & Christian Schmieder, Program Development & Evaluation Unit, UW-Cooperative Extension.

More guides on Qualitative Analysis & MAXQDA (UW-Cooperative Extension login required)

You can find more guides & hints as well as information on training opportunities in the internal section of our webpage.


Evaluation in Program Development Quick Tips

UW-Cooperative Extension Evaluation Publications