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How to Deliver Negative Evaluation Results Constructively: Ten Tips for Evaluators

Lilley, S.
National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information
Date Published: 
January, 2002

This Web page presents a summary of the suggestions provided by members of Evaltalk, the American Evaluation Association Discussion List, in June 2002. These suggestions are based on the assumptions that the primary purpose of evaluation is to improve programs or initiatives, and that people are more open to learning and change when they do not feel threatened.