Use Interorganizational Collaboration to read the following:
- Chapter 12, “Communication Oriented toward Solutions,” on pages 269–294.
Use A-Z of Interagency Working to read the following:
- “Evaluation” on pages 45–47
Using an Approach
Based on approaches on community collaboration found in the literature, what are two that appeal to you? Which approach do you feel most comfortable with based on your skills, your abilities, and your values? Which approach seems to be the best fit for the community problem that your new initiative is to address? Support your choices with literature.
The Significance of Evaluation
Based on the approach that appears to be a best fit for your new initiative, what is an appropriate evaluation plan? What is the purpose of the evaluation plan? Support your choices with literature.