Program Evaluation in Dallas ISD

  • Program evaluation is the systematic collection and analysis of data for the purpose of examining a program. In Dallas ISD, Program Evaluation staff members provide research and evaluation information to support federal, state, and locally-funded programs. The most frequent services provided by Dallas ISD program evaluators include:

    • Small to large-scale evaluation of federal or state grants,
    • Small to large-scale evaluation of district initiatives and programs,
    • Ad hoc information for the Board and top administrators for decision-making purposes, and
    • Analyses of major assessments and educational indicators.


     Joan Bush, Ph.D.
    Executive Director, Program Evaluation

    Sarah Hinkley, Ph.D.
    Manager, Program Evaluation

    Anduamlak Meharie, Ph.D.
    Manager, Program Evaluation

    Dianne Palladino, Ph.D.
    Manager, Program Evaluation