From Last Time

NOTE NOTE NOTE NOTE

Do NOT follow the reading schedule in the syllabus; it is based on the incorrect version of the book. Please follow the Daily Agenda.

Do This

Peer Review Planning Memo: (Send to two classmates)

  • Read it over
  • Does it do assignment
  • Things you like
  • Things you think need clarification
  • Editing/grammar stuff

Write This

Abstract due over

  • Goals and Objectives. McElrath?, Step 4.
  • Goals and Objectives Redux. K&S, Lesson 8.

Read This

  • McElrath? Step 8
  • Karsch and Fox 12
  • Michelonis on Budgets (in Reading Library)

We will do this:

  • Organizational Background (Group C's work)
  • Incorporate Needs statement into the project description (Group D's Work)
  • Budget Exercise

Today's Daily Agenda

1. Attendance

2. Questions

  • General
  • How are you sharing info?
  • Are all group members able to access it?

Let's look at a couple of samples:

3. Review Group C's Work

4. How is Group D coming? You will be up next week . . .

5. Define a narrative

6. Budgeting

  • Don't do a Cadilac or a Yugo; shoot for a Toyota or a Chevy (K & F 199, 210)
  • Program Budget--
    • What will it cost? (Michelonis 292-3)
    • What will the grant fund? (McElrath? 72-3) (Michelonis 291)
    • Types of expenses
    • Spreadsheet (McElrath? (Michelonis 302)
    • Period
    • REALISTIC Estimates (K & F 200-1)
    • Salaries--and benefits, etc. (K & F 206)
    • COLA? Michelonis 293
    • OTPS (K & F 207)
    • Direct (McElrath? 76)
    • Indirect (McElrath? 77) (K & F 209) (Michelonis 300)
    • In kind (McElrath? 78) (Michelonis 298)
    • REVIEW-ADD UP ALL THE COLUMNS MULTIPLE TIMES
    • Justification (Narrative) (McElrath? 80-1) (K & F 205) (Michelonis 301-2)

7. Exercise:

Working individually or in pairs, complete the following exercise. We will share examples in class.

8. Some Samples:

  • Really good example on (K & F 209) 210
  • Michelonis example 308-9

9. Next Time:

Write This

  • Abstract Due over
  • McElrath? Step 8
  • Karsch and Fox 12
  • Michelonis on Budget

Read This

  • Evaluation. McElrath?, Step 6
  • Evaluation Redux. K & S, Lesson 11.
  • Mikelonis et al., “Designing the Monitoring and Reporting Plans.

We will do this

  • Finalize Group C's work
  • We will review Group D's work.
  • Group E should have made progress on its sections--evaluation