Practice Brief: Using a “Road Test” to Improve Human Services Programs

Mathematica Policy Research


This practice brief on road tests (a component of the Improve stage of the larger Learn, Innovate, Improve process) is part of a series of products designed to help program stakeholders understand and use LI2 to improve human services programs. A separate overview brief serves as an orientation to the entire LI2 approach. Additional practice guides (similar to this one) for activities in the Learn and Innovate stages are forthcoming. Programs interested in using LI2 may consider partnering with a researcher who knows the process and has substantive expertise in the relevant program area.


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