Process evaluation is a general, comprehensive term for an overall study that often encompasses other methodologies and focuses on resources, activities and outputs.
Formative evaluation is a form of process evaluation where feedback is provided and shaping the program is an explicit goal.
Summative evaluation is the most quanititative part of comprehensive process evaluation that assesses program outputs. Summative evaluation benchmarks that the program is operating as designed.
Limited technical assistance around evaluation and performance measure terminology.
Assessment of your youth program utilizing the High/Scope Youth Program Quality Assessment Tool