Praise for the Logic Model Guidebook

"A very thorough treatment of the practice of logic modeling with concrete guidance based on actual programs and projects. The Guidebook is useful both as a teaching tool and as a more general way of familiarizing practitioners with logic models. I am impressed with the comprehensiveness and detail . . ."

Richard Elmore, PhD
Graduate School of Education, Harvard University

“This book should be in the hands of anyone with intentions of leading change. It is a much-needed and practical guide based on years of real-world experience. The advice about quality is essential to improving the social sector."

David Ray
Head of Policy & Advocacy, CARE

The Guidebook is an essential tool for practitioners looking to improve organizational performance and maximize impact in a resource-constrained world. Here, the capable authors provide much-needed practical direction for program evaluation and planning.”

Matthew Knott
Chief Operating Officer, Feeding America

“The material in this book has enduring value. It is a ‘keeper’ for students and me.”

Simon Fass, PhD
School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences, The University of Texas at Dallas

The Guidebook fills a niche in the skills and knowledge needed by nonprofit managers to be successful in their work. It leads the field in providing both the theory and practice of using logic models as a critical management tool.”

Kathryn Agard, PhD (retired), Executive Director
Dorothy A. Johnson, Center for Philanthropy & Nonprofit Leadership
Grand Valley State University

“It is the only text I am aware of that focuses specifically on logic modeling. The links from theory to practice are important. It contains many practical illustrations of innovative and diverse logic models. The Guidebook also offers support to more experienced professionals by providing a range of approaches and raising important considerations in model development.”

Gary Miron, PhD
Professor, Evaluation, Measurement & Research, Western Michigan University

“A holistic roadmap for design, plans, and evaluation. This text offers sage advice on meta-cognition and easy, clear steps to improve effectiveness.”

Wendy Puriefoy
Chief Executive Officer, Public Education Network