This one-of-a-kind book fills a gap in the literature by providing readers with a systematic approach to monitoring and evaluation (M&E) training for programs and projects. Bridging theoretical concepts with practical, how-to knowledge, authors Scott Chaplowe and J. Bradley Cousins draw upon the scholarly literature, applied resources, and over 50 years of combined experience to provide expert guidance that can be tailored to different M&E training needs and contexts, including those for novices, professionals, organizations and their staff, community members, and other groups with a desire to learn and sustain sound M&E practices.
Part I: Key Concepts of M&E Training
1. M&E Training That Makes a Difference
2. The Training Landscape
3. The M&E Capacity Building Context
4. Adult Learning
5. What Makes a Good M&E Trainer?
Part II: A Systematic Approach to M&E Training
6. An Overview of the ADDIE Framework for Training
7. Training Analysis
8. Training Design
9. Training Development and Preparation
10. Training Implementation
11. Training Evaluation
Part III: M&E Training Methods and Techniques