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A Framework for Evaluating Systems Initiative

This executive summary is directed at state staff engaged in building an early childhood system. It offers a framework for evaluating systems initiatives that connects the diverse elements involved in systems change. The executive summary includes general principles for evaluating systems initiatives and figures that support states in developing a theory of change and making decisions around evaluation planning.

Most Relevant Sections:

Phase II: Planning and Infrastructure

  • Pages 7-8: Principles for evaluating systems initiatives
  • Page 9: Framework for developing a theory of change for systems initiatives

Phase III: Data Collection and Reporting

    • Page 10: Framework for developing and implementing an evaluation plan for systems initiatives

Published by: The BUILD Initiative

Framework for Evaluating Systems Initiative Webpage