Enlightened Evaluation is
Aligning the assessment's means and ends to the program's mission.
Welcoming a diversity of perspectives, integrating the wisdom of program stakeholders, and fostering investment in the assessment process.
Prioritizing actionable data that can be applied to program enhancement.
Strengthening program stakeholders' abilities to operate, and advocate for, sustainably effective programs.
Aligning Embracing even less-than-desirable findings as opportunities to grow and improve.