Pragmatic evaluation for intended use by intended users.


We work on the premise that evaluations should be designed with careful consideration of how everything that is done, from beginning to end, will affect use.


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UFE was founded by Michael Quinn Patton in 1978 to support evaluation designed for intended use by intended users. 

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