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The NCASE Resource Library connects you with tools, profiles, and information on a range of key topics in Out-of-School Time.

From Soft Skills to Hard Data: Measuring Youth Program Outcomes

This resource provides a review of tools that programs can use to measure youth outcomes. The outcomes selected include communication, relationships and collaboration, critical thinking and decision-making, initiative, and self-direction. The review includes cost and evidence of reliability and validity.

Related Topics: 
Supportive Learning Environment
Quality Improvement
Tools, Standards, Evaluation
Child and youth outcomes
Continuous quality improvement
Publisher: 
The Forum for Youth Investment, The Wallace Foundation
Author: 
Alicia Wilson-Ahlstrom, Nicole Yohalem, David DuBois, Peter Ji, and Barbara Hillåker
Resource Type: 
Length: 
76 pages
Publication Date: 
2014