Submitted by rgordon on Wed, 02/14/2024 - 20:09
Why? Because the Evidence Act requires agency leaders to develop annual evaluation plans and a multi-year evaluation plan, also referred to as a learning agenda, which should lead to better internal coordination and greater consideration of data and evidence in the strategic planning process.
What is a learning agenda?
Submitted by rgordon on Wed, 11/15/2023 - 09:40
The authors share findings from the
Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Continuum of Care
(CoC) program that inform an in-depth examination of the federal government’s
largest discretionary grant program intended to reduce homelessness. The
research identifies HUD’s multi-pronged strategies that combine performance
measures and capacity building supports to focus grant recipients on achieving
national goals. These strategies provide a menu of smart practices that can be
used by other federal agencies that administer intergovernmental grants.