Early Childhood Systems Building Resource Guide

The Hexagon Tool – Exploring Context

This tool focuses on six factors related to evidence-based practices: needs, fit, resource availability, evidence, readiness for replication and capacity to implement. It was designed to help States, districts, and schools systematically evaluate new and existing interventions. This tool can help teams have discussions and make decisions based on information from numerous sources.

Author: 
Karen Blase, Laurel Kiser, and Melissa Van Dyke
Source Type: 
National Organization
Resource Type: 
Tool or Toolkit
Publication Date: 
April, 2013
Organization: 
National Implementation Research Network