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Formative and Summative Evaluation
The resources in this section compare the two, complementary functions of evaluation. Formative evaluation is typically conducted during the development or improvement of a program or course. Summative evaluation involves making judgments about the efficacy of a program or course at its conclusion.
Formative vs. Summative Evaluation (Northern Arizona University)