quantitative and qualitative research methodologies to help programs understand
implementation, assess impact, and measure program outcomes. PPI evaluations
assist clients in identifying ways to improve operations and more effectively
achieve program goals. Evaluation strategies often involve collection
and analysis of new program and participant data, analysis of existing
administrative data, and analysis of program processes and management.
PPI designs evaluations that facilitate program improvement and improved
analysis and recommendations to inform policy and program development.
varied technical assistance to help programs respond to identified challenges,
initiate innovative practices, and develop capacity to design and implement
ongoing internal evaluations for program improvement.
PPI draws on content-area expertise to provide individualized program
assessments and strategic assistance that help clients identify opportunities
for growth or improvement and articulate development plans.
PPI offers various logistical support services, including facilitation
of expert group meetings, conference proceedings, and content and quality
review of interim and final products.