Best Practices for Developing a Final Report for a Reentry Program Evaluation

Evaluation and Sustainability
Program Quality and Performance Measurement
Second Chance Month

Best Practices report cover imageOne of the most important evaluation products is a final research report, which typically serves as formal, comprehensive documentation of a program and the participant outcomes and/or systems changes that were achieved (based on the full set of evaluation data collected).

This resource brief developed by the Evaluation and Sustainability Training and Technical Assistance (ES TTA) Project at RTI International and the Center for Court Innovation provides guidelines for developing a final technical report for reentry program evaluations. It presents recommendations for an organizational structure, key sections, and specific content to include in a high-quality report.

View the brief (PDF)