Resources

From Then to Now: Emerging Directions for Youth Program Evaluation
Understanding the impact of youth development programs has been an important topic since the programs first began, and the past 25 years in particular have witnessed considerable…
Terms: Evaluation

40 Developmental Assets
Search Institute has identified 40 building blocks of healthy development, known as Developmental Assets, that help young children grow up healthy, caring, and responsible.
Terms: Mentor Training

A Compendium of Evaluation Resources for Mentoring Programs
While mentoring professionals recognize the importance of program evaluation, identifying practical evaluation resources can be challenging.
Terms: Evaluation

A Decade of Outcome-Oriented Philanthropy

http://www.ssireview.org/articles/entry/a_decade_of_outcome_…

In this article from Stanford Social Innovation Review Paul Brest, the outgoing president of the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, reflects on the growing importance of…
Terms: Program Sustainability

A Family Guide to Getting Involved With Correctional Education
This document, divided into two sections, is designed to meet the needs of juvenile justice stakeholders who are working to promote family involvement and of families whose…
Terms: Juvenile Justice and Re-entry

A Framework for Supporting and Strengthening OJJDP Mentoring Programs
Mentoring has a long history and exists in many cultures and commun
Terms: Building Staff Capacity, Cultural and Linguistic Competence,Implementing Evidence Based Models, Program Design & Management,Program Outcomes

A Manager’s Guide to Choosing and Using Collaborative Networks
This report is a public manager
Terms: Partnership/Collaboration Building
A Manager’s Guide to Resolving Conflicts in Collaborative Networks

http://www.businessofgovernment.org/sites/default/files/Conf…

The O’Leary and Bingham report from the IBM Center for the Business of Government expands on previous Center reports by adding an important practical tool for managers in networks…
Terms: Partnership/Collaboration Building
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