Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Logic Models in Out of School Time Programs: What are They and Why are They Important?

Authors/Editors

Hamilton, Jenny
Bronte-Tinkew, Jacinta

Publisher(s)

Washington, DC: Child Trends

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

Child Trends - Research-to-Results Brief January 2007, 6 pages

Description of Resource

Logic models are powerful tools for designing, planning, implementing, and evaluating out-of-school time programs. This brief describes the key components of a logic model, identifies why logic models are useful, discusses different types of logic models, the formats that they take, and the resources available to programs for creating them. Logic models also are called conceptual models and theory-of-change models. - Publisher's description

Languages

English

Availability

http://www.childtrends.org/?publications=logic-models-in-out-of-school-time-programs