Goals and Mission of the EEE-TIG
We welcome all who are interested in Extension Education Evaluation to join the EEE-TIG. The EEE-TIG supports the mission of AEA through seeking to improve evaluation practice and methods, increase evaluation use, promote evaluation as a profession, and support the contribution of evaluation to the generation of theory and knowledge about effective human action. The goals of the EEE-TIG are:
- To promote the professional development of evaluators working within the Cooperative Extension system and in other non-formal education organizations.
To improve evaluation performance through a better understanding of the unique contexts of evaluation in various informal education and technology transfer settings.
To recognize and enhance the relationship between the functions of program evaluation, program planning, staff development and organization development in Extension and informal education.
To provide and promote opportunities for communication and the sharing of evaluation theories, issues, approaches, and practices in Extension and informal education.
To encourage exemplary evaluation practice in the field of Extension Education.
To support the mission of the American Evaluation Association.
To become a member of the Extension Education Evaluation TIG, you must become a member of the parent organization, American Evaluation Association (AEA). When you join the AEA, indicate your desire to join the EEE TIG. You can obtain an AEA membership application by contacting:
The American Evaluation Association
16 Sconticut Neck Rd #290
Fairhaven, MA 02719
Phone & Fax (US & Canada): 888-232-2275
Phone & Fax (International): 508-748-3326
Website: http/www.eval.org Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Join the the EEE-TIG Mailing List!
Whether you formally join the American Evaluation Association and Extension Education Evaluation TIG or not, interested individuals are welcome to receive the EEE TIG’s newsletters. To be included in the TIG’s mailing list, send your name, address, e-mail address, and telephone and fax numbers to:
Donna J. Peterson
Extension Evaluation Specialist
Mississippi State University
Site last updated May 2016