Early Childhood Systems Building Resource Guide

Multi-Attribute Consensus Building Tool

This tool is used for building consensus through participatory decisionmaking. Its quantitative process enables large and small groups to discuss and weigh items and either reach consensus or identify the sources of differences of opinions. This tool could be useful in building state capacity and identifying priorities.

Author: 
Vitaliy Shyyan, Laurene Christensen, Martha Thurlow, and Sheryl Lazarus
Source Type: 
National Organization
Resource Type: 
Tool or Toolkit
Publication Date: 
September, 2013
Organization: 
National Center on Educational Outcomes