Evaluation Glossary

Propriety Standards

The Program Evaluation Propriety Standards are intended to ensure that an evaluation is conducted legally, ethically, and with due regard for the welfare of those involved in the evaluation, as well as those affected by its results.

Source

Yarbrough, D. B., Shulha, L. M., Hopson, R. K., and Caruthers, F. A. (2011). The program evaluation standards: A guide for evaluators and evaluation users (3rd ed.). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Related Terms

Ethical Practice
Program Evaluation Standards