Capacity Building

Evaluation capacity building is the process of improving an organization’s ability to conduct and use evaluation to learn and improve results. From one-on-one coaching and support to large group seminars or presentations, we provide customized capacity building in evaluation and … Continued

Quantitative and Qualitative Research

With in-house capacities and a broad network of consulting researchers, Shore Research’s  research services include both quantitative and qualitative methods such as: In-depth interviews Focus groups Case studies Structured observations Rapid ethnography Content analysis Grounded theory approaches Survey design and … Continued

Literature Reviews and Topical Reports

A literature review provides the critical background information that enables you to build programs, develop organizational strategy, determine best practices, or plan projects. Whether you need something exhaustive or just a brief review with specific recommendations, we can provide literature … Continued

Formative and Summative Research

We know that different problems and contexts require different approaches. We are experienced in both formative and summative evaluation and often employ both approaches for our clients. Our formative approaches include: Needs assessments Ethnographic interviewing and observations Literature reviews Rapid … Continued

Research and Evaluation Toolkits

Although rewarding, we know that implementing evaluation can be a challenging process. We offer a wide range of customizable toolkits and service packages to help you not only gather and interpret the information that you need, but also inform stakeholders … Continued

Research Planning and Project Management

Proper planning and management is crucial to getting optimal results out of your research and evaluation projects. Whether you anticipate conducting an evaluation or research project on your own or you want us to conduct all or part of it; … Continued

Program Development and Systems Building

Research is a powerful tool to help you develop new processes and programs that are effective and can be continuously improved. We work with you to gather and use the right information so that you can develop systems of reporting … Continued

Program Evaluation

Program evaluation helps you understand the strengths and weaknesses of your program and provides actionable information on how to continuously improve. We work collaboratively with our clients to develop and implement evaluations of many types and scales. Whether you need … Continued

Reporting and Dissemination

With numerous stakeholders, today’s programs must address the reporting needs of multiple audiences.  We are experienced with a variety of reporting styles, from infographic-driven short reports, longer technical reports, Federal Government reporting, to in-person presentations.  We work with our clients … Continued