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Evaluation Manual

Introduction to evaluation

This section defines evaluation and explains why financial education programs or interventions should be evaluated.

Primary Sections Section Summary

Why conduct an evaluation?

Evaluation can provide a number of benefits, including informing decision making, establishing shared goals, measuring performance, identifying best practices and challenges, and program improvement, with the ultimate goal of benefiting the recipient of the financial education services.

What is evaluation in financial education?

Financial education program evaluation is a systematic assessment of the implementation of a financial education intervention and compares learner achievements in financial education with the program goals and objectives to determine the success or failure of the educational program.