Continuous Quality Improvement

Continuous quality improvement.

Utilize program evaluation tools to inform program practices and build program quality through staff training.


Check out our Professional Learning Calendar for upcoming trainings and webinars.

Youth Program Evaluation Tools

Youth Program Quality Assessment (YPQA)
A validated instrument that is designed to measure the quality of youth programs and identify staff training needs. 

Social & Emotional Learning Program Quality Assessment (SEL PQA) 
An efficient and reliable observational tool for assessing practices that support social and emotional learning. The SEL PQA builds on the research-validated Youth Program Quality Assessment.

Survey of Academic and Youth Outcomes-Youth Survey(SAYO-Y)
Use SAYO-Y to survey youth participants and measure their program experiences, future expectations, and sense of competence. SAYO-Y is designed for programs serving grades 4-12. 

For more information contact Dr. Terrie Shipey, Director of OST Integration, at