research design adm 640

Discussion 1 (150 words)

Explore the following website City of Surprise Benchmarks. Explain if benchmarks are being met, how do you know. Explain why benchmarking is important in evaluation.

Discussion 2 (150 words)

Identify a research design and give strengths and weaknesses. How do you determine the appropriate research design for a program? How can using one research design over another research design improve goals and outcomes?